9 episodes

It’s a cruel sociological experiment. Lock up a 13-year-old boy for a murder that he swore he didn’t commit. Release him as a 30-year-old man. Then, give him $25 million. New from WBEZ Chicago, Motive is a true crime podcast hosted by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Frank Main, with original reporting from the Chicago Sun-Times.

Motive WBEZ

    • True Crime
    • 4.8, 293 Ratings

It’s a cruel sociological experiment. Lock up a 13-year-old boy for a murder that he swore he didn’t commit. Release him as a 30-year-old man. Then, give him $25 million. New from WBEZ Chicago, Motive is a true crime podcast hosted by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Frank Main, with original reporting from the Chicago Sun-Times.

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4.8 out of 5
293 Ratings

293 Ratings

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This podcast is amazing. Each episode I listen to keeps me anxious fir the next one the air.

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Motive

Detail, clarity, ability to clearly follow are all outstanding.

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Top Notch Story Telling

Motive is a compelling story that is masterfully told. It’s an excellent podcast.

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