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The Fall Line

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An investigative, narrative, and revealing show focused on the cold cases of Southeastern communities who experience marginalization. Hosted by a professor and a licensed therapist, The Fall Line gives a platform to families and victims who have been passed over by mainstream media.

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An investigative, narrative, and revealing show focused on the cold cases of Southeastern communities who experience marginalization. Hosted by a professor and a licensed therapist, The Fall Line gives a platform to families and victims who have been passed over by mainstream media.

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Fascinating

By AJ Buch. - Nov 01 2019
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I love this podcast. They really research each case as thorough as possible.

Slow down please

By Wilmawonka - Oct 21 2019
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Just started listening and so far it’s good. But please slow down a little bit.

iTunes Ratings

2326 Ratings
Average Ratings
1880
221
84
68
73

Fascinating

By AJ Buch. - Nov 01 2019
Read more
I love this podcast. They really research each case as thorough as possible.

Slow down please

By Wilmawonka - Oct 21 2019
Read more
Just started listening and so far it’s good. But please slow down a little bit.
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The Fall Line

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An investigative, narrative, and revealing show focused on the cold cases of Southeastern communities who experience marginalization. Hosted by a professor and a licensed therapist, The Fall Line gives a platform to families and victims who have been passed over by mainstream media.

Rank #1: Hearsay (The Millbrook Twins)

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In this episode, the concept of “hearsay”—and all of the rumors, gossip, and misinformation that have appeared in this case—are addressed. We go through the twins’ file, their removal from the NCMEC database, experiences at school, allegations of juvenile records and foster placement, and even current problems developing open lines of communication with law enforcement.

Originally engineered by Encompass Podcast Studio/Remastered by Maura Currie/Music by RJR

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Jun 26 2017

19mins

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Rank #2: Theories (The Millbrook Twins)

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In the re-release of Episode 4: Theories, we sort through the plausible and possible, examine possible involvement by local offenders like Joseph Patrick Washington, discuss sex trafficking, and look at some of the more popular internet discussions concerning the case.

Originally engineered by Encompass Podcast Studio/Remastered by Maura Currie/Music by RJR


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Jul 10 2017

16mins

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Rank #3: Elia Banderas

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In the days before January 1st, 1996, a housekeeper at a luxury Atlanta hotel was murdered—in broad daylight. Just months later, a guest is beaten to death, in the same hotel, also during the day. Housekeeping staff are the invisible gears that keep hotels running smoothly—but at what cost?

*Note: after the recording of this episode, a new suit was filed in the Mangham case.

The Fall Line is created, written, researched, and hosted by L Norton and B Hargrove. 

Mixed/Mastered by Encompass Podcast Studio/Content advisement by Professor Marcela Fuentes and Brandy C. Williams/Research assistance by Haley Gray and Kim Fritz/Review by Winter Wheeler

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Apr 03 2019

1hr 6mins

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Rank #4: Damages (The Millbrook Twins)

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In Episode 4: Damages, we reflect on the different kinds of trauma caused the loss of a child—or in this case, children—especially when the family has no sense of closure. More details regarding the Aiken Doe are covered, as is one host’s meeting with Augusta DA Natalie Paine and the outcomes of that meeting.

Originally engineered by Encompass Podcast Studio/Remastered by Maura Currie/Music by RJR

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Jul 24 2017

22mins

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Rank #5: Closure (The Millbrook Twins)

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This is the last "regular" episode of the season, but not the last we'll be releasing on the Millbrook case. In the following weeks, several special episodes will be coming up, and we are in plans for a mini-season and second full-length season focused on other Georgia cases, so stay subscribed! In Episode 5: Closure, we catch you up on all of the various threads of action--our experience with NCMEC, with the Aiken Doe, with the leads we developed, and where we stand today.

Originally engineered by Encompass Podcast Studio/Remastered by Maura Currie/Music by RJR


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Jul 31 2017

18mins

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Rank #6: Monica and Michael Bennett

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Episode 1: Monica and Michael details the case of the Brunswick, GA siblings who disappeared in 1989, and covers both the essentials of their case and the secret that allegedly drove Monica and Michael from their parents’ home.

Originally engineered by Encompass Podcast Studio/Remastered by Maura Currie/Music by RJR

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Nov 13 2017

30mins

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Rank #7: Shanta

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This episode details the kidnapping--and eventual recovery--of Shanta Alexander, kidnapped from Atlanta hospital Grady Memorial when she was just 12 hours old. 

Please contribute to Raymond Green's Reward Fund here!: https://www.gofundme.com/looking-for-raymond-greene-nonprofit

The Fall Line is created, written, researched, and hosted by L Norton and B Hargrove. 

Engineered by Encompass Podcast Studio/Music by RJR/ Content advisement by Winter Wheeler and Brandy C. Williams

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Millbrook twins reward/billboard: http://www.gofundme.com/millbrook-twins-billboard

Dec 12 2018

47mins

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Rank #8: Atlanta

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This episode introduces the season's cases and the city of Atlanta circa 1978-1996, where seven babies born at Grady Memorial Hospital would kidnapped.

The Fall Line is created, written, researched, and hosted by L Norton and B Hargrove. 

Engineered by Encompass Podcast Studio/Music by RJR/Content Advisement by Brandy C. Williams and Winter Wheeler

Bibliography for all Season 3 episodes available on our website

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Nov 28 2018

32mins

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Rank #9: Kidnappers

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*Re-uploaded due to processing error--sorry for the trouble!

This episode explores the psychology and motivations of infant abductors, and expands to discuss both Grady cases and others in our nation. Fetal abduction is discussed, so listener discretion advised. Thanks to forensic psychologist Dr. Jenny Johnson and NCMEC's Angeline Hartmann for participating.

The Fall Line is created, written, researched, and hosted by L Norton and B Hargrove. 

Engineered by Encompass Podcast Studio/Music by RJR/Content advisement by Donna Green, Winter Wheeler, & Brandy C Williams/Works cited at the website

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Jan 09 2019

55mins

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Rank #10: Robert & Tracey

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Two unsolved murders, two counties 20 minutes apart, two years in between--and no answers into the hallmark "overkill" beatings of two members of the LGBTQ+ community.

Written, researched, hosted, and created by L Norton and B Hargrove. Special content advisory by Jadzia Axelrod/Content advisory by Brandy C. Williams and Liv Fallon/research assistance by Haley Gray and Kim Fritz/Mixed and mastered by Encompass Podcast Studios/Music by RJR.

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You can also support The Fall Line via Paypal or Patreon!

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Apr 10 2019

1hr

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