In the Dark

A News and Politics podcast featuring Madeleine Baran
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Reporter Madeleine Baran examines the case of Curtis Flowers, who has been tried six times for the same crime. For 21 years, Flowers has maintained his innocence. He's won appeal after appeal, but every time, the prosecutor just tries the case again. In the Dark is an investigative podcast from APM Reports. Season One focused on the abduction of Jacob Wetterling.

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Our second season spanned a year in Mississippi where we revealed misconduct, injustice and racial divide in the six trials of Curtis Flowers. The U.S. Supreme Court will now decide if the prosecutor racially discriminated in jury selection. In four new episodes starting March 19, we'll go into the courtroom for oral arguments, report the decision and examine the effect of the ruling. Support i…
We answer your questions and report on a fire in Winona. Support investigative journalism with a donation to In the Dark.
The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear Curtis Flowers' appeal. Now the justices will examine if District Attorney Doug Evans had a history of racial discrimination in jury selection. Support investigative journalism with a donation to In the Dark.

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haneck reviewed this podcast on May 30th, 2018
"Superb reporting, PHENOMENAL podcasting. In the Dark takes podcasting to another level. It cleanly cuts open the dark underbelly of our often flawed and corrupt justice system, and unfolds the stories of its victims. I'm always looking forward to the next episode. Thank you Madeleine Baran, for your dedicated work. "
 
shuttrking reviewed this podcast on Jun 12th, 2017
"It is a true crime podcast with a twist! It has a real ending! Really worth listening with some heavy, heavy real life implications and questions that will make you think. "
 

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