Maryland judge vacates Adnan Syed's murder conviction after new evidence undermines verdict

Maryland judge vacates Adnan Syed’s murder conviction after new evidence undermines verdict – CBS News

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A Baltimore judge on Monday vacated the murder conviction of Adnan Syed, the subject of the hit podcast “Serial” who had spent more than 23 years in prison for the death of his ex-girlfriend. The decision comes after prosecutors filed a motion claiming there was new evidence that casts doubt on the verdict. Jericka Duncan reports.

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