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Confessions of a Serial Alibi by Asia McClain Chapman

By Asia McClain Chapman

In 1999 Adnan Syed was once arrested for murdering his ex-girlfriend Hae Min Lee. yet even as he was once accused of the crime, Asia McClain claims she observed Syed on the neighborhood library.

When McClain hears of Syed’s arrest, she wrote to him to allow him recognize that she should be his alibi. despite the chance to have him confirmed blameless, Syed’s lawyer didn't take any motion. Later, his legal professional used to be disbarred because of quite a few illnesses together with a number of sclerosis. She died in 2004.

Over a decade after Syed’s arrest, This American Life’s Sarah Koenig investigates the previous case. Her interviews with McClain turn into the 1st topic of Koenig’s highly profitable podcast Serial and the tale grew to become a global web phenomenon.

Determined to set the list instantly and the reality loose, McClain reaches out to Syed’s new protection lawyer and on November 6, 2015, the court docket ordered an research to figure out even if Syed’s case be re-opened "in the pursuits of justice for all parties.” eventually, McClain can develop into the most important alibi witness that she was once regularly intended to be.

Now, in Confessions of a Serial Alibi, Asia McClain tells her tale for the first actual time.

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