Adnan Syed

Who is Adnan Syed? Here's what you need to know about the case chronicled by 'Serial' podcast

Who is Adnan Syed? Here's what you need to know about the case chronicled by 'Serial' podcast

The podcast “Serial” exploded on iTunes in 2015 by re-examining a closed Baltimore murder case. Now, the subject of that series, Adnan Syed, has been granted a new trial by Maryland’s second-highest court. The decision stems largely from the failure to call a witness named Asia McClain who says she saw Syed the day of the murder at a local library.

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On January 13, 1999, an 18 year-old woman named Hae Min Lee went missing from Baltimore County. She was last seen driving away from Woodlawn high school in a gray Nissan...

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