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The Cadaver King and the Country Dentist
- A True Story of Injustice in the American South
- By: Radley Balko, Tucker Carrington, John Grisham - foreword
- Narrated by: Robert Fass
- Length: 14 hrs and 45 mins
In The Cadaver King and the Country Dentist, Radley Balko and Tucker Carrington write a true story of Southern Gothic horror - of two innocent men wrongly convicted of vicious crimes and the legally condoned failures that allowed it to happen. Balko and Carrington will shine a light on the institutional and professional failures that allowed this tragic, astonishing story to happen, identify where it may have happened elsewhere, and show how to prevent it from happening again.
- By T. Pratt on 03-12-18
Infuriating, demoralizing affront to justice
A well researched look at how convoluted political positioning led to placing unqualified people in positions of power which opened the doors to the mishandling of criminal cases that spread throughout the state of Mississippi. Add to this, the rampant racism ingrained in the area combined with an ineptitude within a court system that had little understanding of basic science and we find out how a how a pair of appalling fraudsters were allowed to legally ruin the lives of hundreds of people solely for personal gain and profit.
- By: Sam Bungey, Jennifer Forde
- Narrated by: Sam Bungey, Jennifer Forde
- Length: 7 hrs and 50 mins
- Original Recording
This much we do know: Sophie Toscan du Plantier was murdered days before Christmas in 1996, her broken body discovered at the edge of her property near the town of Schull in West Cork, Ireland. The rest remains a mystery. Gripping, yet ever elusive, join the real-life hunt for answers in the year’s first not-to-be-missed, true-crime series.
ENTERTAINING AND THOUGHT-PROVOKING
- By Ann on 02-13-18
Excellent broadcast & fascinating case
This podcast team does a great job drawing you into the case and putting you there talking to some of the people involved. You can't help but question everything. Very engaging