Uncertain Terms

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Second chances for kids who killed || New episodes every Thursday in January.Murderers who killed as kids – sometimes decades ago – are getting a shot at freedom from their life prison terms thanks to recent court rulings. As judges resentence hundreds of offenders in Florida and more across the cou… read more

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Bonus | Ask Us Anything

February 14th, 2019

50:27

Hosts Melissa E. Holsman and Dacia Johnson answered questions live on TCPalm's Facebook page. Listen to the audio and learn how to submit your own …

Bonus | How did we get here? Science, law and more

January 31st, 2019

49:48

In the last few years, more than 140 Florida juvenile killers have gotten a sentencing do-over. But we want to talk about why all of this is happening.

Hear from Supreme Court justices, litigators, brain science …

James Morgan | 1977 Stuart murder - when is enough, enough?

January 31st, 2019

42:36

In 1977, when James Morgan mutilated a Stuart grandmother at 16, a state doctor said insanity didn't drive him to kill. The truth was more disturbing.

Now at age 57, James is seeking freedom from his life prison term in …

Lanadieal Ashe | 1995 Fort Pierce murder

January 24th, 2019

42:18

Brooks Bellay | 1979 Vero Beach murder of a young girl

January 17th, 2019

37:30

Brooks Bellay was 14 when he killed a little girl in a small Florida beach town.

Nearly 40 years later, he stood in front of a judge asking to be freed from his life prison term after law changes made him, and several …

Dennis Creamer | 1968 Brevard County murder of a father of six

January 10th, 2019

35:53

Dennis Creamer was 15 when he shot and killed a father of six. Now, 49 years later, he’s asking a judge to free him.

Changes to juvenile sentencing …

Introducing Uncertain Terms

December 4th, 2018

2:37

In Florida, hundreds of juvenile offenders serving life for murder are eligible for a sentencing do-over.

“Uncertain Terms” is an exclusive true-crime series that digs into the compelling stories of teenagers who …

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