Judge in Baltimore vacates conviction of Adnan Syed

A Baltimore City Circuit Court judge on Monday approved the state’s motion to vacate the murder conviction of Adnan Syed. Syed, 41, appeared in court Monday afternoon after Baltimore City prosecutors filed a motion last week to vacate his murder conviction in the death of his high school ex-girlfriend Hae Min Lee.| PDF: Read the … Read more

Prosecutors seek to vacate Adnan Syed’s conviction, new trial

Prosecutors in Baltimore filed a motion Wednesday to vacate the conviction against Adnan Syed. Syed is accused of killing Hae Min Lee in 1999 and was subject of the popular podcast, “Serial.” His first trial ended in a mistrial. A jury convicted him in a second trial.Now, prosecutors are seeking a new trial, saying the … Read more