Serial Season 3: Episode 3 & Uncover: Escaping NXIVM
Published October 1, 2018
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    In Serial episode 3, "Misdemeanor, Meet Mr. Lawsuit," Sarah looks into the issue of how the police interact with the African-American population in their communities. A large topic writ small through the story of one arrest in a hallway. Which one of the crime writers says this is the best single episode of Serial ever? Then the panel discuss the new CBC podcast Uncover: Escaping NXIVM. The distinctive Canadian presentation style takes on an alleged sex cult. (Want to skip to our spoiler-free review? The time code is 1:04:06) In Crime of the Week: game over. (Thanks to listener Kevin Carroll for contributing this COTW!) DONATE TO KEVIN'S WALK A MILE IN HER SHOES EVENT, OCT 3, BY CLICKING HERE. SEE TOBY AT THE CHARLOTTE VT PUBLIC LIBRARY OCT 4. JOIN OUR PATREON TO GET ACCESS TO LARA'S RAGE WALK FB GROUP! SPONSORS THIS EPISODEbioClarity - get 15% off with code CRIME at bioClarity.comSimple Contacts - get $20 off at or enter code CWO20 at checkoutDaily Harvest - Go to and enter promo code CRIME to get three cups freeRothy's - free shipping on your Rothy’s shoe when you go to and enter CRIME Handy - go to and use code CRIME to get your first 3-hour cleaning for $39Evelyn & Bobbie - go to and use code CRIME to get a free pair of knickers with any purchase
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