Hae Min Lee

The VICE Guide to Right Now

Adnan Syed from 'Serial' Is Getting a New Trial

An appeals court ruled that his attorney's failure to call up an alibi witness in 2000 warrants Syed another shot at proving his innocence in his girlfriend's murder.
Drew Schwartz
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Adnan Syed's Lawyer Is Trying to Get Him Out on Bail

Syed's lawyer has filed a motion to get him out on bail just a few months after a Baltimore judge granted the 'Serial' subject a new trial.
Lauren Messman
Crime & Drugs

Here’s the Evidence Adnan Syed From ‘Serial’ Used to Argue He Deserves a New Murder Trial

Syed’s defense presented two key arguments in the post-conviction petition, including the allegation that Syed’s 1999 trial counsel was fatally ineffective.
Annalies Winny
Crime & Drugs

This Is the Evidence the Jury in Adnan Syed's 'Serial' Murder Case Never Heard

An attorney testifying for the defense during hearings last week said the evidence could have "changed the ballgame's result" if it was used during the trial.
Annalies Winny
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Adnan from 'Serial' Is Hoping to Get Out of Jail on a Cellphone-Related Technicality

It's all because of a fax cover page from 1999.
Mike Pearl

Adnan Syed from 'Serial' May Be Inching Closer to Receiving a New Trial

A Monday ruling offers hope of new witness testimony for the man convicted of murder in 2000.
Mike Pearl
This Week in Racism

'Serial' and the White Liberal Media's Race Problem

Hit podcast <i>Serial</i> has come under fire for a perceived racial blindspot: It's yet another pop culture phenomenon about minorities brought to you by white people.
Dave Schilling