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Blood Town

We cover the murder of UGA Professor Marianne Shockley who was found unconscious in a hot tub during the early hours of Mother’s Day in 2019. Headlines rippled around the globe about the “Hot Tub Murder.” A sordid history is revealed about the sleepy middle Georgia town known as Blood Town where the world’s largest mental hospital was once located miles from the murder scene. In this season of Blood Town, we chronicle this case as it unfolds in real-time.

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Threshold for Adventure

A special thank you to Blake Brantley for weighing in on the case as it moves from indictment to a potential trial.


17 Feb 2020

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Hydrangea Ceremony

WARNING: This episode contains graphic content and may not be suitable for everyone.


10 Jan 2020

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