Serial Podcast Case

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There are around 1,000 people who are wrongly convicted of crimes each year, and Adnan Syed is to be believed to be one of the many who has been wrongly accused of murder. Adnan has been accused of strangling his ex-girlfriend, Hae Min Lee, and burying the body. This case was committed about 17 years ago and is still uncovering new evidence about the murder. Sarah Koening, the narrator of the podcast, takes a closer look at the reason why Adnan was accused and looks into the state's case. The Serial Podcast was created as a spin-off of The American Life and to share the story of Adnan Syed. The information given throughout the Serial Podcast implies that Adan Syed was falsely convicted of murdering Hae Min Lee. A reason that helped the state …show more content…

This is the most crucial time window because somewhere between 2:15 and 2:36 Hae Min Lee was killed. A friend of Adnan's stated that she saw and was talking to Adnan after school in the library. “Adnan came in. He sat at the table. And we weren't really close friends or anything like that, but we knew each other… And he told me that him and Hae had broke up.… And he was like, oh, well, she is seeing this other guy, some white dude. But he was pretty chill about it. He was just like, you know, well, if she doesn't want to be with me, then that's fine. I just wish the best for her-- that kind of attitude.”(Koening #1). Asia was also able to state that they were talking for an average of 15 to 20 minutes, but her boyfriend also states that he saw Adnan in the library from 2:15 to 3:00. Since Adnan was at the library that proves that he could not have killed Hae and that Jay is lying again about his story. This evidence changed that whole case and makes Jay seem less reliable to the cops and the state. If Adnan had discovered this valuable information earlier it would have given him the alibi he

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