Does that opening gavel strike of Law and Order get you excited? Then you should stop reading and download and subscribe to Court Junkie immediately.
Court Junkie’s inclusion of courtroom accounts and witness testimonies makes this one of the most unique true crime podcasts available. Each week, Chicago based Jillian LP covers a different case. Listeners can be excited about the variety of cases covered, which have typically occurred in the United States. s the title implies, the podcast focuses on the actual court proceedings of each crime. Episodes contain court recordings, witness testimony, personal interviews and much more.
Jillian’s podcast is refreshing and a reason why she is consistently
ranked in the top 50 for True Crime Podcasts. Many other shows solely focus on the crime itself and include only headliner details. But a case is so much more than the crime. Jillian discusses the background, motive and the legal
The episodes are driven by courtroom records and witness testimony to
help narrate the story of the case, drawing the listener into feeling like they
are part of a jury. Jillian plays quarterback when she tells the story and
includes clips of the testimonies during the episode at the perfect times. The
testimonies provide an overall sentiment about the case, rather than feeling
like you are swayed by any opinions. Court Junkie gives first-hand testimony so listeners feel they are part of the case, not just hearing a reporters or
Court Junkie is one of a kind and deserves to be downloaded each week. I recommend this podcast for anyone
interested in hearing first-hand testimony to switch things up from the
narration type formats we all love. Give it a listen every Monday!