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Truth & Justice with Bob Ruff

Bob Ruff is currently investigating the double homicide of Fort Worth couple Agnes and Lloyd "Smitty" Courtney. The Truth & Justice Podcast recently wrapped up Season 7 (The Murder of Bill Little), and Season 5 (The Forgotten West Memphis Three). The podcast investigates a new potential wrongful conviction case every season. Bob asks listeners to help with the investigation, in an attempt to prove who actually committed the crimes and free the wrongfully convicted. Truth & Justice is a true crowdsourced investigation in real time.

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  • 24.01.2021
    61 MB
    01:04:27
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    S9E19: Mystery in Big Sky w/ Katie & Kimberly

    Bob is joined by the hosts of the Date with Dateline Podcast, Kimberly and Katie. The three discuss the case of the murder of Brian Rein. Brian was found murdered in his Montana home in 1996, and to this day no one has ever been convicted for the crime. Today's Sponsors: candidco.com/truth - Use code "truth" and save $75 on Candid's Starter Kit. simplisafe.com/ruff - Get a free security camera when you purchase a SimpliSafe System.

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  • 22.01.2021
    33 MB
    34:36
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    S9E18: Follow-Up S9: E18

    Bob and Mike take on listener questions after Bob's interview with Mike Hixenbaugh from the "Do No Harm" podcast. Bob also shares an update on the Forgotten West Memphis Three case. Today's Sponsor: Best Fiends - Download the mobile puzzle game free on the Apple App Store or Google Play.

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  • 17.01.2021
    51 MB
    53:42
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    S9E18: Do No Harm w/ Mike Hixenbaugh

    Investigative Reporter Mike Hixenbaugh joins Bob to discuss his hit Wondery Original podcast series "Do No Harm." The podcast follows the journey of two sets of parents who suffered through unthinkable hardships, as they fought to keep CPS from taking their children. Today's Sponsor: truthnuclam.com - Get 50% off your 30 day subscription of Nucalm and their money back guarantee.

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  • 15.01.2021
    46 MB
    48:17
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    S9E17: Follow-Up S9: E17

    The guys discuss listener questions from social media, recording remotely while Bob is in the field investigating the upcoming case for Season 10. Today's Sponsor: Brooklinen.com - Use promo code "TJ" to get $25 off when you spend $100 or more, plus free shipping.

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  • 10.01.2021
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    50:00
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    S9E17: Counter Clock w/ Delia D'Ambra

    Bob is joined by investigative journalist, Delia D'Ambra. Delia is the host of the "Counter Clock" podcast, and is here to share her investigations into two murders that occurred in her hometown. Today's Sponsor: greenchef.com/justice90 - Use code "justice90" to get $90 off and free shipping.

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  • 08.01.2021
    42 MB
    44:01
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    S9E16: Follow-Up S9: E16

    The guys discuss listener questions after Bob's interview with Chris Lambert of the Your Own Backyard podcast, over the Kristin Smart case. Today's Sponsor: fabfitfun.com - Use coupon code "truth" for $10 off your first box. #fabfitfunpartner.com

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  • 03.01.2021
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    49:03
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    S9E16: Disappearance of Kristin Smart w/ Chris Lambert

    Bob is joined by the host of the "Your Own Backyard" podcast, Chris Lambert. Chris is on a mission to find Kristin Smart, and he's here to share his journey.

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  • 01.01.2021
    34 MB
    35:31
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    S9E15: Follow-Up S9: E15

    The guys welcome 2021 with a fresh Follow-Up over the Golden State Killer and Paul Holes, the investigator responsible who brought him to justice. Today's Sponsor: Best Fiends - Download the mobile puzzle game for free on the Apple App Store or Google Play.

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  • 20.12.2020
    77 MB
    01:20:19
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    S9E15: Golden State Killer w/ Paul Holes

    Bob is joined by the man who never gave up on bringing the man of many names to justice. Joseph DeAngelo was known as the Visalia Ransacker, the East Area Rapist, the Original Night Stalker, and as the Golden State Killer. For decades Paul Holes continued the hunt until DeAngelo was finally brought to justice. Paul co-hosts the "Murder Squad" podcast with Billy Jensen, and he's here today to tell the story of how he caught GSK. Today's Sponsors: pluschare.com/truth - Start your free 30 day trial. brooklinen.com - Use promo code "TJ" for 10% off and free shipping.

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  • 18.12.2020
    45 MB
    47:42
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    S9E14: Follow-Up S9: E14

    The guys discuss listener questions with no specific category or case in mind for the final Friday Follow-Up of the year. Today's Sponsors: truebotanicals.com/truth - Get 15% off your first purchase. everlywell.com/justice - Enter code "justice" for 20% off an Everlywell At-Home Lab Test.

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  • 13.12.2020
    50 MB
    52:21
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    S9E14: Someone Knows Something w/ David Ridgen

    Bob is joined by the host of the Someone Knows Something podcast, David Ridgen. David talks about his journey from filmmaking to podcasting, and spends time talking about all 6 cases that were covered on SKS. Today's Sponsor: taser.com - Use promo code "truth" for 15% off.

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  • 11.12.2020
    34 MB
    35:46
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    S9E13: Follow-Up S9: E13

    The guys discuss listener questions over the case of the mysterious death of Lauren Agee. Today's Sponsors: truthnucalm.com - Get 50% off your 30-day subscription and a money-back guarantee. prettylitter.com - Use promo code "truth" for 20% off.

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  • 06.12.2020
    56 MB
    58:47
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    S9E13: Mysterious Death of Lauren Agee w/ Sheila Wysocki

    Bob is joined by Private Investigator and Podcaster, Sheila Wysocki. Sheila is here to discuss the mysterious circumstances surrounding the death of Lauren Agee. Lauren was camping with friends, when she went missing. The next day her body was found floating in a cove. Police ruled the death an accident, but her family expects foul play. Sheila is on the case. Today's Sponsor: truthnucalm.com - Get 50% off your 30-day subscription of NuCalm and their money-back guarantee.

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  • 04.12.2020
    36 MB
    38:28
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    S9E12: Follow-Up S9: E12

    The guys discuss listener questions from social media on the case of the murder of Jennifer Cave, which was covered on the Orange Tree podcast. Today's Sponsors: taser.com - Use promo code "truth" for 15% off. Best Fiends - Download the mobile puzzle game for free on the Apple App Store or Google Play.

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  • 29.11.2020
    57 MB
    59:33
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    S9E12: Murder at The Orange Tree w/ Haley & Tinu

    Bob is joined by the hosts of the Orange Tree podcast, Haley Butler and Tinu Thomas. Bob, Haley and Tinu discuss the strange case of the murder of Jennifer Cave. Today's Sponsor: taser.com - Use promo code "truth" for 15% off your purchase.

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  • 27.11.2020
    63 MB
    01:05:49
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    S9E11: Follow-Up S9: E11

    This week's Follow-Up is a special episode of Bob and Weave about the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. Bob and Zaq bring on expert guests Tom Desenberg and Doug Bonham to talk thoughts and theories on this iconic case. Today's Sponsor: Brooklinen.com - Use promo code "TJ" for huge savings and free shipping during Brooklinen's Black Friday/Cyber Monday sale. After the sale, you can still use the promo code for 10% off and free shipping in the US.

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  • 22.11.2020
    43 MB
    45:21
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    S9E11: JFK Assassination w/ Ash & Alaina

    Bob is joined by the hosts of the Crime Countdown podcast. Together, Bob, Ash and Alaina break down some of the more bizarre theories about who killed Kennedy. Today's Sponsors: truebotanicals.com/truth - Get 15% off your first purchase. Everlywell.com/justice - Enter code "justice" for 20% off an Everlywell at-home lab test.

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  • 20.11.2020
    42 MB
    43:59
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    S9E10: Follow-Up S9: E10

    Bob and Zaq discuss their thoughts and theories on the Scott Peterson case. Today's Sponsors: fabfitfun.com - Use coupon code "truth" for $10 off your first box. #fabfitfunpartnerPlushcare.com/truth - Make your appointment today.

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  • 15.11.2020
    70 MB
    01:13:47
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    S9E10: Murder of Laci Peterson w/ Dr. Scott

    Bob is joined by psychologist Dr. Scott to break down the behavior of convicted murderer Scott Peterson. Dr. Scott is one of the hosts of the LA Not So Confidential podcast. Today's Sponsors: prettylitter.com - Use promo code "truth" for 20% off your first order. truthnucalm.com - Get 50% off your 30 day prescription.

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  • 13.11.2020
    37 MB
    39:16
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    S9E9: Follow-Up S9: E9

    The guys discuss listener questions surrounding the case of the disappearance of Maura Murray.Today's Sponsors:newyorker.com/truth - Get 12 weeks of The New Yorker for just $6 and a free tote bag.sunsoil.com/truth - Get 30% off your first order.

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  • 08.11.2020
    50 MB
    53:03
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    S9E9: Disappearance of Maura Murray w/ Tim and Lance

    Maura Murray was a 21 year old college student in Massachusetts. On February 9th, 2004, Maura crashed her car in a remote area near Haverhill New Hampshire. She was spotted in her car alone, and then vanished. Since the night of the crash, there has never been a credible sighting of Maura Murray. Filmmakers Tim Pilleri and Lance Reenstierna are on a mission to find Maura, and they join Bob this week to help break down the case.

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  • 06.11.2020
    43 MB
    45:30
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    S9E8: Follow-Up S9: E8

    The guys discuss listener questions gathered from social media over the Menendez brothers case. Today's Sponsor: truebotanicals.com/truth - Get 15% off your first purchase.

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  • 01.11.2020
    50 MB
    52:14
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    S9E8: The Menendez Bros. w/ Patrick Hinds

    Bob is joined by one of the hosts of the True Crime Obsessed podcast, Patrick Hinds. We get to know Patrick, and dig into the complex case of the Menendez brothers. Lyle and Erik Menendez were convicted in 1996 for the 1989 murders of their parents. The conversation quickly shifts into a deep discussion about our prison system, and criminal justice reform. Today's Sponsor: Best Fiends - Download the mobile puzzle game free on the Apple App Store or Google Play.

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  • 30.10.2020
    30 MB
    32:06
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    S9E7: Follow-Up S9: E7

    The guys discuss listener questions after Bob's interview with podcaster Maggie Freleng on the Ryan Ferguson/Charles Erickson case. Today's Sponsor: varsitytutors.com/truth - Reserve your spot in a free class.

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  • 25.10.2020
    46 MB
    48:17
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    S9E7: Ryan Ferguson w/ Maggie Freleng

    Bob is joined by the host of the Unjust and Unsolved podcast, Maggie Freleng. Bob and Maggie break down the wrongful conviction of Ryan Ferguson, and focus mostly on the fact that his co-defendant Charles Erickson remains behind bars to this day. Today's Sponsors: fabfitfun.com - Use coupon code "truth" for $10 off your first order. brooklinen.com - Use promo code "TJ" for 10% off your first order.

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  • 23.10.2020
    38 MB
    40:34
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    S9E1: Follow-Up S9: E6

    The guys answer listener questions after Bob's interview with Justin Evans of the Generation Why podcast on the Kansas City Butcher. Today's Sponsor: plushcare.com/truth - Make your appointment today.

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  • 18.10.2020
    45 MB
    47:20
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    S9E6: Kansas City Butcher w/ Justin Evans

    Bob is joined by the host of the Generation Why podcast, Justin Evans. The guys discuss the reign of terror of one of America's most horrible serial killers. Robert Berdella kidnapped, raped and tortured at least 6 men from 1984-1987. Out of the tragedy of his brutal killings rose a hero that finally managed to bring him to justice. Today's Sponsors: newyorker.com/truth - Get 12 weeks of The New Yorker for just $6 and a free tote bag. truebotanicals.com/truth - Get 15% off your first purchase.

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  • 16.10.2020
    39 MB
    40:42
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    S9E5: Follow-Up S9: E5

    The guys discuss listener questions over the Casey Anthony case. Today's Sponsors: prettylitter.com - Use promo code "truth" for 20% off your first order. varsitytutors.com/truth - Reserve your spot in a free class. everlywell.com/justice - Enter code "justice" and get 20% off your EverlyWell at-home lab test.

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  • 11.10.2020
    58 MB
    01:01:09
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    S9E5: Casey Anthony w/ Jim Clemente

    Bob is joined by retired FBI Profiler and former New York City Prosecutor Jim Clemente. This week, Bob and Jim break down the heartbreaking story of the death of Kaylee Anthony, and the subsequent acquittal of her mother Casey. Today's Sponsors: Best Fiends - Download the mobile puzzle game free on the Apple App Store or Google Play. Upstart.com/truth - Find out how low your Upstart rate is.

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  • 09.10.2020
    34 MB
    35:26
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    S9E4: Follow-Up S9: E4

    The guys discuss listener questions after Bob's interview with Undisclosed's Rabia Chaudry over her coverage of the Greg Lance case. Today's Sponsor: Plushcare.com/truth - Make your appointment today.

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  • 04.10.2020
    41 MB
    43:32
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    S9E4: Greg Lance w/ Rabia Chaudry

    Bob is joined by one of the hosts of the Undisclosed podcast, Rabia Chaudry. Bob and Rabia discuss the wrongful conviction case of Tennessee man Greg Lance. Lance was convicted for the 1998 double homicide of Victor and Alla Kolesnikow. The murder had all the trappings of an execution, and the Kolesnikows' home was burned down to destroy evidence.Today's Sponsor: upstart.com/truth - See how low your Upstart rate can be.

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  • 02.10.2020
    43 MB
    44:53
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    S9E3: Follow-Up S9: E3

    The guys discuss listener questions after Bob's interview with The Captain from the True Crime Garage podcast over the Brian Shaffer case.Today's Sponsor:sunsoil.com/truth - Get 30% off your first order.

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  • 27.09.2020
    58 MB
    01:00:52
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    S9E3: Brian Shaffer w/ "The Captain"

    Bob is joined by a true crime legend "The Captain". Captain is one of the hosts of the True Crime Garage podcast. This week Captain joins Bob to discuss the mysterious disappearance of an Ohio State medical student named Brian Shaffer. In 2006 Shaffer was seen walking into the Ugly Tuna bar, and has not been seen since. Today's Sponsors: varsitytutors.com/truth - Reserve your spot in a free class. upstart.com/truth - Find out how low your Upstart rate can be.

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  • 25.09.2020
    45 MB
    47:21
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    S9E2: Follow-Up S9: E2

    The guys discuss listener questions from social media over the Ivan Cantu case. Today's Sponsors: fabfitfun.com - Use coupon code "truth" for $10 off your first box. brooklinen.com - Use promo code "TJ" for 10% off your first order.

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  • 20.09.2020
    53 MB
    55:51
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    S9E2: Ivan Cantu w/ Matt Duff & Lizz Rose

    Bob is joined by Matt Duff and Lizz Rose. Matt is the host of the Cousins By Blood podcast, where he is investigating Ivan's case. Lizz is no stranger to Truth and Justice. She appeared multiple times during Season 6, where we investigated the murder of her father and the wrongful conviction of her mother. Today's Sponsors: prettylitter.com - Use promo code "truth" for 20% off your first order. newyorker.com/truth - Get 12 weeks of The New Yorker for just $6, and a free tote bag.

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  • 18.09.2020
    43 MB
    44:48
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    S9E1: Follow-Up S9: E1

    The guys discuss listener questions over Bob's recent coverage of the Curtis Flowers case. Today's Sponsors: truebotanicals.com/truth - Get 15% off your first purchase. plushcare.com/truth - Make your appointment today.

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  • 13.09.2020
    45 MB
    47:46
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    S9E1: Curtis Flowers w/ Madeleine Baran

    Bob invites the host of the In The Dark Podcast, Madeleine Baran, on the show to discuss the case of Curtis Flowers. Flowers was convicted in 1997 for the murders of 4 furniture store employees, and sentenced to death. This bizarre and tragic case consisted of Flowers being tried for the same crime 6 times. His nightmare came to an end last week, when after 23 years the charges against him were finally dropped.

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  • 11.09.2020
    43 MB
    45:08
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    S8E16: Follow-Up S8: E16

    The guys discuss listener questions in the final Follow-Up discussing the Pieringer case. Today's Sponsor: Best Fiends - Download the mobile puzzle game for free on the Apple App Store or Google Play.

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  • 06.09.2020
    36 MB
    37:47
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    S8E16: Deb's Testimony

    Bob breaks down Deb's trial testimony. Today's Sponsor:upstart.com/truth - Find out how low your Upstart rate can be.

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  • 04.09.2020
    44 MB
    46:08
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    S8E15: Follow-Up S8: E15

    The guys answer listener questions gathered from social media as Season 8 winds down to a close. Today's Sponsors: varsitytutors.com/truth - Reserve your spot in a free class. Best Fiends - Download the mobile puzzle game for free on the Apple App Store or Google Play.

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  • 30.08.2020
    33 MB
    35:08
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    S8E15: Loose Ends

    Bob covers three topics that have been on deck for future episodes in the Pieringer case. We cover information learned regarding the autopsies, a report written by Victim's Assistance Coordinator Sue Jacobson, and a deposition written by Deb's sister Brenda.Today's Sponsors: truebotanicals.com/truth - Get 15% off your first order. upstart.com/truth - Find out how low your Upstart rate can be.

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  • 28.08.2020
    49 MB
    51:15
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    S8E14: Follow-Up S8: E14

    The guys discuss listener questions as well as what the future of the podcast will look for the rest of Season 9 and beyond. Today's Sponsors: Brooklinen.com - Use promo code "TJ" for 10% off your first order. Fabfitfun.com - Use coupon code "truth" for 10% off your first box. Freshly.com/truth - Get $40 off your first 2 orders.

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  • 23.08.2020
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    32:38
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    S8E14: Dear Lord - Pt. 2

    Bob shares Agnes’ prayer journal from September 12 through the morning before her murder. This episode ends with a tragic announcement.Today's Sponsor: prettylitter.com - Use promo code "truth" to get 20% off your first order.

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  • 21.08.2020
    31 MB
    32:31
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    S8E13: Follow-Up S8: E13

    The guys discuss listener questions from social media after Sunday's episode chronicled the first half of Agnes Courtney's prayer diary entries. Today's Sponsors: upstart.com/truth - See how low your Upstart rate could be. sunsoil.com/truth - Get 30% off your first order.

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  • 16.08.2020
    36 MB
    38:30
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    S8E13: Dear Lord - Pt. 1

    A look inside the mind and heart of Agnes Courtney, in the months leading up to her tragic murder. Today's Sponsor: plushcare.com/truth - Start your free 30-day trial.

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  • 14.08.2020
    34 MB
    35:59
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    S8E12: Follow-Up S8: E12

    The guys discuss listener questions on the Pieringer case after Sunday's episode, where Bob shared a letter written from Deborah to her sister Brenda. Today's Sponsors: Upstart.com/truth - Find out how low your Upstart rate can be. Best Fiends - Download the mobile puzzle game for free on the Apple App Store or Google Play.

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  • 09.08.2020
    34 MB
    36:01
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    S8E12: Dearest Brenda

    Bob discovers a letter in the police file that was marked as a "File of Interest". We hear the contents of the letter, and breakdown what it tells us about the family dynamics of the Courtneys. The letter is also compared to the note that was stabbed into Smitty's pant leg.

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  • 07.08.2020
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    S8E11: Follow-Up S8: E11

    Bob and Mike are joined again by Zaq to answer listener questions pulled from social media over the Pieringer case. Today's Sponsors: everlywell.com/justice - Use code "justice" to get 20% off your At Home Lab Test. ziprecruiter.com/truth - Try Zip Recruiter for free.

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  • 02.08.2020
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    S8E11: Dr. Cyril Wecht

    Bob is joined by renowned Medical Examiner, Dr. Cyril Wecht to discuss the Courtneys' autopsies. We also get some updates from Bob's trip to Texas. Today's Sponsor: prettylitter.com - Use promo code "truth" for 20% off of your first order.

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  • 31.07.2020
    34 MB
    36:06
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    S8E10: Follow-Up S8: E10

    Bob and Mike tackle listener questions gathered from social media after Sunday's episode, where Bob interviewed Dr. Abalos, who was the Courtney's neighbor. Today's Sponsor: fabfitfun.com - Use coupon code "truth" for $10 off your first box.

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