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Ep.17 Two sides to the story

31:35

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A journalist is on the trail of a big story, unravelling how an 18 year-old rape victim came to be, not only disbelieved, but charged with false reporting after being attacked by a serial rapist. He is putting all the pieces together when he gets an email that will change everything…


Journalists Ken Armstrong and T. Christian Miller talk through how they told a story of two halves, one that wound up earning them a Pulitzer prize.


WARNING: This episode contains descriptions of sexual assault and bad language and is not suitable for all.


Read all about it:

https://www.themarshallproject.org/2015/12/16/an-unbelievable-story-of-rape?ref=hp-2-112#.nXDOj42tQ


https://www.thisamericanlife.org/581/anatomy-of-doubt


https://www.amazon.co.uk/False-Report-T-Christian-Miller/dp/1786330806


Hosted and produced: Maeve McClenaghan


Music: Dice Muse, Podington Bear, Fake Cats Project

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