This is the first in a series of episodes with Rolando as Jeff and Jia discuss his wrongful conviction and incarceration, his time behind bars and on death row, and life after being released from this 12 and a half year long horrifying nightmare.
This episode wraps up our interview with John Hanlon, the attorney who stuck with Rolando Cruz through his appeals until, after 12 and a half years in prison, Rolando was eventually freed for a crime he did not commit.
Jeff and Jia sit down with Defense Attorney John Hanlon and discuss Rolando’s case, the death penalty and what’s the new breed of Prosecuting Attorneys are bringing to the table.
Our interview with Defense Attorney Gary Johnson concludes this week as we learn more about the Jeanine Nicarico case and Garys defendant Steven Buckley.
Jeff and Jia interview Gary Johnson who presented a defense for Steven Buckley, one of 3 men charged in the Kidnapping and Murder of 10 year old Jeanine Nicarico in 1983.
This is one of 2 parts of this interview with Gary about his role in this case.
Welcome to season 2 of Speaking of Crime! This season begins with a comprehensive look at the Janine Nicarico Case. On February 25, 1983, before the family returned home that day, Janine was abducted from her house during a home invasion and burglary. The fallout from this case would prove unimaginable for so many. Jeff and Jia will navigate this story for a good part of our new season. We are glad to be back!
This is an update to the story we covered at the end of March this year. Very happy to report some good news!
Jeff and Jia are joined with Colin Zack. He is is dire need of information of his recently abducted daughters. Please, if you have any information you can contact any RCMP in Alberta. Lets help find his girls and get them back home.
Merry Christmas and happy holidays to all! A short episode for our season finale! We hope you enjoy it. Make sure to listen all the way to the end for a special reading of “The Night Before Christmas” (True Crime Style) see you in 2021!
We are wrapping up our first season and there are so many to thank for where we are today. We will have a special Christmas episode on Christmas day in lieu of an episode today. Enjoy this short message and check in on the 25th!