The Prosecutors: Legal Briefs

Alice and Brett, hosts of the true crime podcast, The Prosecutors, bring their experience as prosecutors to the hottest stories in true crime. Whether it’s breaking developments in a cold case, the intricacies of sentencing, or analysis of what’s really going on in trials in the news, they’ll have you covered.

21:41:57 2022-07-01
We continue our look at ineffective assistance of counsel through the lens of the Adnan Syed case.
21:41:00 2022-06-24
We dive into the standard for ineffective assistance. Just how bad does it have to be for a convicted person to get another trial? The answer? Pretty bad.
21:34:16 2022-06-17
Did a man really miss out on a lawyer because he asked for a "lawyer, dog" instead of just asking for a "lawyer"? And we read an insightful email on the Dammion Heard case.
21:39:16 2022-06-10
Did the Supreme Court recently gut the lifeline for those claiming wrongful convictions? And an update on the Moab murders of Kylen Turner and Chrystal Schulte.
21:47:14 2022-06-03
It's the defamation trial of the century, Johnny Depp v. Amber Heard. We talk about the legal standard for defamation, what's really going on here, and who we think is going to win (and our reaction to the answer). We also talk about the difference betwee...
21:01:04 2022-05-31
Alice and Brett, hosts of the true crime podcast, The Prosecutors, bring their experience as prosecutors to the hottest stories in true crime. Whether it’s breaking developments in a cold case, the intricacies of sentencing, or analysis of what’s real...