The Of Myth and Mercy Podcast’s Merciful Blog! & Case Updates

Hey everybody!

Welcome to our new blog/website/store combination platter on the internet! We’ll be posting our episodes here, sure, but we’ll also be doing much more. On top of this, we’ll be making blog posts, sharing guest blog posts, running contests, and adding more content as time goes on. So welcome y’all!«…» Read More...

s01e13: Jon Burge – A Legacy of Torture & Injustice

Jon Burge, a decorated former police commander and his overnight crew of cops torture confessions out of over 330 detainees over the course of 2 decades. It took years and years for the baddie brigade’s shameful misdeeds to be exposed. The results include multiple death row convictions vacated, overturned life-sentences, and more to be considered nullified… Not to mention costing Chicago taxpayers an estimated $130 million dollars and GROWING in settlements and payouts.«…» Read More...

s01e12: Maddie Clifton and Joshua Philips

When it comes to crime, Florida seems to be a fertile ground for crimes to be either highly entertaining and ridiculous or especially gruesome and horrific. 9 year old Maddie Clifton’s case, one of a preteen being killed by her teenage neighbor, Joshua Philips, is a tragic example of the latter.«…» Read More...

s01e11: Latasha Harlins: Remember Her Name

In the years following the senseless murder of 15-year-old Latasha Harlins, her name and existence seemed to disappear from media and history. Even the woman convicted of her murder managed to slide away with little to no consequence. But for those who participated in those paramount 4 days of political unrest in 1992, Latasha and Rodney King were the names spray-painted, burned, and etched into the walls of Los Angeles.«…» Read More...

s01e10: Jessica Kate Williams: Not Lost To History

When a young black woman with disabilities is found murdered in East Portland, veteran homicide investigators are left reeling. The scene reveals an especially depraved murder… Committing what they suspect was their 4th victim.

A Street Family Collectively Murders Her

A total of 13 people were arrested. Only 3 of them were over 18.«…» Read More...

s01e09: Lin Newborn and Daniel Shersty – #SquadGoals

In 1998, Lin “Spit” Newborn and Daniel Shersty were brutally gunned down in the Las Vegas desert by Neo-Nazis. In the years after their murder, however, despite an abundance of both evidence and eyewitnesses, only one man has ever been convicted for his part in their murders.

They Died Fighting for Equality

Although almost twenty years have passed, the darker undercurrents of American society that led to the violence still plague us today.«…» Read More...