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The Unlovely Truth

The Unlovely Truth

Hosted by: Lori Morrison

Exploring the intersection of faith and true crime.

Episodes

Season 3, Episode 31: What If That Was MY Child? The Curious Case of Aaron Key

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I became an investigator because of a case that made me think “What if that was MY child?” Has a story ever really hit you in the gut like that? We’ve got another one this week. My guest on this episode is the mother...
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Season 3, Episode 30: No One Believed Her

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Imagine that you’ve been assaulted and no one, not the police, not your friends, and not even your family believe you. Would you continue to insist that you were telling the truth, or would the weight of disbelief...
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Season 3, Episode 29: You Are Not Alone

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According to the Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network, every 68 seconds another American is sexually assaulted. That’s nearly one every minute. Nearly 60 every hour. More than 1,270 new victims Every. Single....
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Season 3, Episode 28: Not MY Son

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If you’re a parent, I’ll bet at one time or another you’ve worried about what your child will be like as an adult. We hope that they will be kind, generous, happy, and so much more. One thing you definitely DON’T want...
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Season 3, Episode 27: Finding Justice for Cold Case Murder Victim Jack Robinson

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Do you ever feel like true crime stories border on or even totally cross over into exploitation? It’s a fine line sometimes, and I try to always focus my telling of these stories as service. I want everyone listening...
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Season 3, Episode 26: How We Can Get Justice and Safety for Our Seniors

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Would you believe me if I told you that violence against the elderly is tremendously under reported? That might be because, according to the AARP, many victims know or are related to their abusers. That makes me...
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Season 3, Episode 25: Murder-Suicide: Red Flags and What We Can Do to Spot Them

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Can you remember going off on your own for the first time? Whether you were getting your first apartment, joining the military, or going off to college, it was probably exciting but also a bit scary. Today we are...
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Season 3, Episode 24: Internet Safety for Kids: What You Need to Know

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I’m a planner and a list maker, but I’ve got to say I never thought that parents needed to have a plan to deal with their kids' every online interaction. Then I read this book. Every parent needs the online power...
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Season 3, Episode 23: Children for Sale

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According to savedinamerica.org, nearly 30% of missing children are being trafficked. That’s thousands of children who are basically for sale. But don’t stop listening because this is such a disturbing statistic. Stay...
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Season 3, Episode 22: Where is Your God Now, Part 2: The Aftermath

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Larry and Connie Van Oosten of Erie, Illinois, were kidnapped and terrorized by a man who was after their hard-earned retirement savings. They had an unshakable faith in God that helped them survive the ordeal, but...
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Season 3, Episode 21: Where is Your God Now, Part 1: The Kidnapping

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Larry and Connie Van Oosten were looking forward to a quiet retirement in the small, peaceful town of Erie, Illinois. They’d worked hard and planned well. Little did they know that someone else had spent over a year...
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Season 3, Episode 20: I Will Find You: Behind the Scenes with Detective Lieutenant Joe Kenda

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Have you ever wondered what the most dangerous creature on earth is? According to Joe Kenda, it’s us! On the flip side, who can work together on a mission to help our communities be places where we feel safe and...
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