Adnan Syed, a 39-year-old man, who, since 2000, is locked up in prison for the murder of his ex-girlfriend will not get a new trial. This is decided in the U.s. Supreme court on Monday. In the case of Syed, it is well-known worldwide due to the podcast Serial, in which the journalists of the possible innocence of research.
Syed was convicted and sentenced to life in prison for the murder of his ex-girlfriend, whom he strangled in a parking lot. He would be the envy of all has been because the relationship was started by someone else. Syed has always maintained that he is innocent.
In the first season of the podcast Serial, it is stated that mistakes have been made in the case. For example, a witness who is Syed an alibi had been able to give, not to have heard of it.
On the basis of the information from the podcast, have the lawyers at Syed with a request to re-open the case. The Supreme court on Monday let us know on the application.
When the Serial came out at the end of 2014, the podcast is in four weeks, ten million times, which, at that time, a new all-time record in the podcastwereld. In 2018, was the count of the number of downloads of the first and the second season in a total of 340 million download mark.