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Imagine being wrongfully convicted for a crime you didn’t commit, or imagine your child’s killer is still on the loose even though you’re convinced that there’s enough evidence for an arrest.

Host Jillian Jalali created Court Junkie to help shine a light on the ways in which our criminal justice system works. By delving into criminal trials, court documents, and interviewing those close to the case, Jillian focuses on the facts of one true crime case per episode. In the end, the listener can decide – did the system work?

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Ep 271: The Brice Rhodes Trial

In late 2023, Brice Rhodes went on trial for senselessly murdering three people. Did Prosecutors have the right guy?

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Ep 271: The Brice Rhodes Trial

In late 2023, Brice Rhodes went on trial for senselessly murdering three people. Did Prosecutors have the right guy?

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Ep 270: The Jennifer Crumbley Trial (Part 2)

Part 2 of the Jennifer Crumbley Trial. After a horrific school shooting took place in Oxford, Michigan, prosecutors decided to charge not only the shooter but also the shooter’s parents. In this episode, we cover the case against Jennifer Crumbley.

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Court Junkie

Ep 270: The Jennifer Crumbley Trial (Part 1)

After a horrific school shooting took place in Oxford, Michigan, prosecutors decided to charge not only the shooter but also the shooter’s parents. In this episode, we cover the case against Jennifer Crumbley.

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Ep 269: The Exoneration of CJ Rice

In this episode, we speak with CNN anchor Jake Tapper about the exoneration of CJ Rice after serving 12 years in prison for a crime he did not commit.

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Ep 268: The State of Ohio vs Josh Sills

Just before the Philadelphia Eagles were headed to the Super Bowl in 2023, Josh Sills, an offensive lineman for the team, was arrested and charged with rape and kidnapping. In this episode, we go over what happened at his trial.

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Civil

Stormy Daniels and The President

In this episode, we explore the civil suits surrounding Stormy Daniels and the role they may have played in the recent indictment of former President Donald Trump.

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Civil

The Lawyer (Tom Girardi)

Tom Girardi was known for acquiring huge settlements and victories in high-profile legal cases. But in recent years, the husband of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills’ Erika Jayne Girardi, has been accused of swindling millions of dollars from clients. Where does the case stand today?

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Civil

The Downfall of Bill Cosby

In March 2005, Andrea Constand filed a civil lawsuit against Bill Cosby, who was, at the time, one of the country’s most famous and beloved comedians. The suit was quickly resolved with a settlement, but years later, it would resurface and would start the beginning of the downfall of Bill

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Civil

The Wedding Cake (Masterpiece Cakeshop)

When a gay couple tried to order a wedding cake for their upcoming wedding reception, they were stunned when the cake shop owner refused to make it for them. It was a case that went all the way to the Supreme Court - Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission.

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