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Interrogation Room

Episode #242

2023-11-03 05:00:08


After a 17-hour-long interrogation, a woman confesses to a murder. But then, evidence surfaces proving that she can’t have actually done it – and that it was a false confession.

Today, we’re looking at what goes on in an interrogation room – and hear a recording from inside.

Maurice Chammah and the Marshall Project released a 6-part podcast series about James Holland and Larry Driskill – it’s called “Smoke Screen: Just Say You’re Sorry.”