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Another Podcast Will Dig Into Adnan Syed’s Case

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Adnan Syed pictured with his younger brother, via Launchgood.co

Serial ended with Sarah Koenig to draw a conclusion based on the evidence she presented in the case of Adnan Syed. But developments have kept the case going off the air. All of the very specific court rulings and interviews with people who wouldn’t talk to Koenig seemed to be enough for another podcast altogether. So it’s fitting that another audio team is going to take up the case.

In ‘Serial’ Case Appeal, Adnan Syed’s Team to Focus on Lawyer, Alibi

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serialLawyers for Adnan Syed detailed the merits on which they plan to argue that Adnan Syed deserves a new trial in the killing of Hae Min Lee. As The Guardian points out, it looks like they were avid Serial listeners like the rest of us.

‘Serial’ Case Update: Adnan Syed Granted Appeal

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serialA Maryland judge sided with Adnan Syed on Friday, granting the focal point of ‘Serial’ permission to appeal his murder conviction for the 1999 killing of Hae Min Lee.

Time: “What Baltimore Can Teach Us About the World”

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Photo by Howard Smith, via Flickr
Photo by Howard Smith, via Flickr

Hmmm. Having to teach the world about, well, the world is a pretty hefty burden. But if Time Magazine thinks Baltimore is up to it, who are we to deny them?

Key “Serial” Witness Changes Her Story (Again)

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The very first episode of the hit podcast Serial featured producer Sarah Koenig tracking down a young woman who had key information that threatened to undermine the case against convicted murderer Adnan Syed. 

Court Agrees to Re-Consider “Serial” Case

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The wheels of justice turn slowly. Very, very slowly.

The Week in Review: Developing

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separated at birthReal-life crime dramas, second-guessing snow closings and dead malls. Welcome to 2015. It’s the Week in Review for Jan. 2-9:

Now, the Prosecutor From the ‘Serial’ Case is Speaking Out

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serialContinuing a trend of turning down Sarah Koenig’s interview requests but talking to The Intercept, the state prosecutor who was charged with the case that was explored by Serial offered his thoughts on the case in an interview that was published this afternoon. Kevin Urick is standing by his work, which lead to Adnan Syed’s conviction for the 1999 murder of Hae Min Lee.

For Serial Fans, This Changes Everything: Jay Finally Talks

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So the hit podcast Serial finally wrapped up a couple weeks ago, with plenty of questions still unanswered. Except, it seems that the story isn’t actually over at all.

The Week in Review: Of Party, Parity and Parody

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Cecily Strong as Sarah Koenig in SNL’s Serial parody

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