West Of Memphis Radio Special
Airs Sunday, January 27 at 6 p.m. West of Memphis follows the events of the West Memphis Three, a case in which three teenagers — Jessie Misskelley, Damien Echols, and Jason Baldwin — were arrested for the murders of three 8-year old children; Christopher Byers, Steven Branch, and Michael Moore. The West Memphis Three were subsequently convicted of murder and remained in prison for more than 18 years. West of Memphis chronicles the history of the imprisoned men all the way up to the eventual release through interviews conducted with lawyers, judges, journalists, family members, witnesses, and the West Memphis Three themselves. This radio special details the story of the West Memphis Three case – the accused, the victims, the legal battles and the advocates. The special includes clips from new West of Memphis documentary, exclusive interviews, and music from the soundtrack.