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Barton McNeil discovers his 3-year-old daughter's lifeless body in her bed the morning after breaking up with his girlfriend. McNeil insists that she was murdered by his former girlfriend after pointing to a cut screen in the bedroom window. Police agree a murder has been committed, but arrest him.

Barton McNeil discovers his 3-year-old daughter's lifeless body in her bed the morning after breaking up with his girlfriend. McNeil insists that she was murdered by his former girlfriend after pointing to a cut screen in the bedroom window. Police agree a murder has been committed, but arrest him.
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Barton McNeil discovers his 3-year-old daughter's lifeless body in her bed the morning after breaking up with his girlfriend. McNeil insists that she was murdered by his former girlfriend after pointing to a cut screen in the bedroom window. Police agree a murder has been committed, but arrest him.

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English


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Introducing: Legal Wars

11/30/2018
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The courtroom can be a battlefield over money, people’s rights, and even their lives. For some cases, the consequences can affect us long after the verdict is read. Based on extensive interviews and court transcripts, Wondery’s new podcast LEGAL WARS puts you inside the jury box of some of the most famous court cases in American history. Subscribe to Legal Wars today at wondery.fm/suspect

Duration:00:09:34

Introducing Blackwood

10/24/2018
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Five years ago, three teenagers set out to investigate the local legend of their small town, The Blackwood Bugman, and the mysterious disappearances and murders connected to him over the years. But as they soon come to find out, getting too close to the truth can be dangerous. From the masterminds behind Hunt A Killer comes a chilling tale of secrets, monsters, and murder. Subscribe to Blackwood today at wondery.fm/convict

Duration:00:10:30

47: Tulsa Time

10/1/2018
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Demarco Carpenter was wrongly convicted of murder. Suspect Convictions investigates this travesty. SPONSOR: for 25% off your first order of RX bars visit rxbar.com/suspect and enter the promo code "Suspect" at checkout

Duration:00:46:03

46: The End?

9/25/2018
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Jurors return to the courtroom to deliver the fruit of their deliberations. SPONSOR: For 25% off your first order visit rxbar.com/suspect and enter the promo code "Suspect" at checkout!

Duration:00:26:50

45: Closing Arguments

9/20/2018
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Lawyers make closing arguments in the Stanley Liggins case and Scott Reeder analyzes what the jury knows and doesn't know. SPONSOR: stitchfix.com/suspect for 25% off, when you keep all 5 items in your box!

Duration:02:48:13

44: Defense Rests

9/19/2018
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Who killed Jennifer Lewis? Her step-father? A band of dog thieves? Or Stanley Liggins? Defense attorneys explore these possibilities. SPONSOR: stitchfix.com/suspect for 25% off, when you keep all 5 items in your box!

Duration:00:29:10

43: Enough Evidence?

9/15/2018
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As the prosecution rests, the defense and prosecution make arguments for whether or not there is evidence for a jury to decide Stanley Liggins fate. The judge rules. SPONSOR: stitchfix.com/suspect for 25% off, when you keep all 5 items in your box!

Duration:00:18:00

42: Prejudicial?

9/14/2018
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The judge decides whether jurors will learn of Stanley Liggins sex crime conviction and Jennifer’s mother shares what happened the night her daughter was slain. Liggins' lawyer asks the grieving mother graphic sexual questions. SPONSOR: stitchfix.com/suspect for 25% off, when you keep all 5 items in your box!

Duration:00:23:22

41: Convicts, Lies, and Audiotape

9/13/2018
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A jailhouse snitch testifies that Stanley Liggins admitted to killing Jennifer Lewis. But this key prosecution witness has a history of being less than truthful. We’ll show you how.

Duration:00:18:50

40: Crazy

9/12/2018
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Stanley Liggins's attorneys maneuver to keep a mentally ill woman from testifying in person. Prosecutors present DNA evidence.

Duration:00:20:01

39: Something Stinks

9/11/2018
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A police officer says Stanley Liggins lied about not seeing Jennifer Lewis before 6 p.m. the day she died. A witness says she smelled gasoline and saw a gas can in Liggins’ car the morning after the murder.

Duration:00:21:23

38: Lies of Omission, Lies of Commission

9/7/2018
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Jurors in the Stanley Liggins murder case are not hearing the whole truth. He’s been accused of harming other little girls. Scott Reeder reveals what is being hidden from the Waterloo, Iowa, jury and examines the past deception of a key witness.

Duration:00:37:40

37: The Whole Truth?

9/6/2018
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Jurors aren’t hearing the the whole truth in the Stanley Liggins trial. Scott Reeder examines testimony given in the ongoing trial and discusses why jurors are being kept in the dark.

Duration:00:16:21

36: Prosecution Inconsistencies

9/5/2018
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During cross examination, defense attorneys highlight inconsistencies in testimony given by prosecution witnesses.

Duration:00:32:47

35: A Forensic Moment

9/1/2018
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A criminalist with the Iowa Department of Criminal Investigation testifies about evidence that may link Stanley Liggins to the murder. SPONSOR: Visit TakeCareOf.com and use promo code "Suspect" at checkout for 25% off your first month of personalized vitamins.

Duration:00:27:19

34: The Prosecution Begins

8/31/2018
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Prosecutor Mike Walton gives opening arguments, jurors view grisly photos and testimony begins as Stanley Liggins goes on trial in the murder of 9-year-old Jennifer Ann Lewis. SPONSOR: Visit TakeCareOf.com and use promo code "Suspect" at checkout for 25% off your first month of personalized vitamins.

Duration:00:24:07

33: A Trial Strategy Develops

8/30/2018
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Robert Hirshhorn, one of the top defense attorneys in the United States, analyzes the Stanley Liggins case and discusses strategy for selecting a jury and presenting a case.

Duration:00:41:31

32: A Looming Trial

8/20/2018
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Next week, Stanley Liggins goes on trial for the murder of 9-year-old Jennifer Lewis. The case received international attention during the first season of Suspect Convictions. Scott Reeder and Lacy Scarmana review key clips from the first season and share their thoughts on the case.

Duration:00:39:10

SEASON 4, Evil in the School Yard, Part II

8/11/2018
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In September of 1990, the burning body of 9-year-old Jennifer Ann Lewis was found abandoned in the playground of an Iowa school yard. Reporter Scott Reeder was one of the first people on the scene that night and he has continued to follow the case for the past 28 years. The man accused of her murder, Stanley Liggins, will be re-tried this month after an appellate court threw out his conviction. Suspect Convictions explains the case to listeners and prepares them for the upcoming trial.

Duration:00:25:34

31: Shooting at a Whorehouse

8/7/2018
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Obie Anthony spent 16 years in prison for a crime he had nothing to do with after a man was killed outside a Los Angeles brothel.

Duration:00:39:03