Benavides is accused of having sex with female clients and making video recordings of those encounters. “It’s putting on six cases, kind of, within one,” prosecutor Meredith Chacon explained.“So we have six victims we have to put on and all of the attendant evidence that goes on with those cases.” That evidence includes the video recordings.They did not bother to consult me or ask me about it.
Syed's case was the focus of the inaugural season of the 12-episode public radio podcast Serial, which has set records with nearly 70 million downloads since its October debut.
In a third appeal to overturn a life sentence for murdering his ex-girlfriend, the subject of the blockbuster podcast Serial argues he should be retried because his lawyer made a "fundamental" error 15In a third appeal to overturn a life sentence for murdering his ex-girlfriend, the subject of the blockbuster podcast Serial argues he should be retried because his lawyer made a "fundamental" error 15 years ago by not interviewing an alibi witness and then lying about it.
Adnan Syed also tells the Maryland Court of Special Appeals that his former counsel, who was disbarred a year after Syed's 2000 conviction, did not seek a plea deal but "falsely reported" that prosecutors refused to offer one.
13th, but I remember chatting with you," she wrote March 1, 1999, the day after he was jailed.
"I will try my best to help you account for some of your unwitnessed, unaccountable lost time.
He was 17 at the time, had no criminal record and said he didn't strangle her and bury her in a park.