The Case Against Adnan Syed

Season 1

Season 1 Episode 4 - Time Is The Killer

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Eighteen years after he was convicted and almost a year after he won a new trial at the PCR hearing, Adnan Syed faces yet another hurdle - the endless morass of the appeals process. The state has appealed the decision to grant Adnan a new trial, and the episode begins at this appeal hearing, where we dig deeper into state’...

Season 1 Episode 3 - Justice Is Arbitrary

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This episode illustrates how a case built on quick and shoddy police work was taken up by an unethical prosecutor, Kevin Urick, and willed into a conviction. It weaves together the story lines of Adnan’s present day post-conviction appeal hearing with his original trial, hinging on several key examples of unethical behavio...

Season 1 Episode 2 - In Between The Truth

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This episode centres on the most mysterious figure in Adnan’s case - state’s witness Jay Wilds. His testimony is the only evidence tying Adnan to Hae’s murder. First, we pick up at Adnan’s arrest, which has left his friends, family, and defence team scrambling to figure out what the state’s witness has alleged about Adnan.

Season 1 Episode 1 - Forbidden Love

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This four-part documentary series directed by Academy Award® nominee Amy Berg (“Deliver Us from Evil”) explores the 1999 disappearance and murder of 18-year-old Baltimore County high school student Hae Min Lee, and the subsequent conviction of her ex-boyfriend, Adnan Syed, a case brought to global attention by the hugely p...