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Playing by the Rules

Playing by the Rules

January 11, 2020

How did prosecutors convict Charles Wakefield Jr.? They played by the rules...just not the rules you know.

Bonus: Captain Courageous & the Blizzard of ‘78

Bonus: Captain Courageous & the Blizzard of ‘78

January 12, 2020

Buddy Parnell represented Charles Wakefield, Jr. and while he was preparing the case, his son Sefton was awaiting the first of five kidney transplants. In this short bonus episode, Sefton's mother, Mary Jane Parnell, explains how Sefton affected their lives.

Special Report: Fresh Eyes

Special Report: Fresh Eyes

January 14, 2020

Updates on the missing file, the FBI, the gun, and a new team of attorneys

2020 Hindsight

2020 Hindsight

January 29, 2020

When attorneys gave their closing arguments in Charles Wakefield, Jr.'s 1976 trial, they lacked the context offered by 40 years of history and re-investigation. This is a closing argument for 2020.