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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 48: Twelve Years Gone: Where Are the Skelton Brothers?

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Tanya and John Skelton were in the midst of a bitter divorce as Thanksgiving neared in 2010. Tanya had sole custody of their sons, ages 5, 7, and 9, but let the boys visit her estranged husband for the holiday. It was...
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Season 3, Episode 47: My Sister's Case: Unsolved Murders' Effects on Families

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Famous unsolved murders get a lot of attention. Think about how often you see media articles about JonBenet Ramsey, The Zodiac Killer, or the Black Dahlia. In his book “A Long Walk Home”, award-winning journalist Joe...
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Season 3, Episode 46: The Meaning of Discernment and Keeping Kids Safe

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Keeping kids safe from predators is something that I hope is on everyone’s radar - but sometimes we don’t correctly judge who is a threat to our kids and who isn’t. The Jerry Sandusky scandal and Penn State football’s...
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Season 3, Episode 45: Murdered by a Family Member: The Story of Becky Watts

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This week’s episode touches on so many interesting topics.  You’ll hear behind the scenes stories from a fellow private investigator, information about a celebrity investigation, tips on how to serve the deaf...
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Season 3, Episode 44: Domestic Violence: There is Help Available

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Chances are you know someone who is a victim of domestic violence. You just don’t KNOW that your family member, friend, or acquaintance is suffering because we don’t always define domestic violence correctly. There...
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Season 3, Episode 43: The Disappearance of Brittanee Drexel: A Thirteen Year Journey to Justice

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Teenagers make bad decisions sometimes. It’s part of being a teenager. I remember a certain abandoned house my friends and I decided to explore. In the dark! I’m amazed none of us got hurt. We escaped without any bad...
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Season 3, Episode 42: An Eye for an Eye: Ann Rule's Classic, The I-5 Killer

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If you’ve listened to The Unlovely Truth before, you know how much I love Ann Rule’s books. I’ve got another one of her true crime masterpieces today. It’s about a man who was convicted of one murder, linked to 18,...
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Season 3, Episode 41: My Name is Lisa: A Cold Case, A Hidden Identity, A Found Purpose

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If you or someone you know has ever been the victim of sexual assault, you’ll want to hear the story of my guest Lisa Saruga. Lisa is herself a survivor as well as an advocate for others.  We all work hard to create...
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Season 3, Episode 40: Why Community Safety Matters: Learning from Denver's Five Points Neighborhood

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Do you ever wonder how safe your community really is? The Five Points Neighborhood is one of the oldest and most diverse neighborhoods in Denver, Colorado. It’s also experiencing what residents are calling a “cold...
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Season 3, Episode 39: The Big Business of Bad Faith

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What would you do if you lost the ability to earn a living for yourself and your family? It’s a scary thought, one that insurance agents can use to promote disability policies that will pay you if you are injured and...
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Season 3, Episode 38: Secrets in the Family: What Really Happened to Hannah?

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What would you do if you suddenly found out that you weren’t who you thought you were? That your family had secrets and those secrets were about you? Would you wonder if you could trust anybody at all anymore? Even...
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Season 3, Episode 37: Chicago True Crime: The Pain Killer

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Every time you open a bottle of medicine or a package of food that has a security seal, you probably don’t realize that it’s there because of a string of murders in the Chicago area in 1982. Seven people died after...
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