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In the Dark Season 2: Man tried 6 times for the same crime

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In the Dark Season 2
In the Dark Season 2 is now live. It looks at the case of Curtis Flowers, who has been tried six times for the same crime.

In the Dark is back Tuesday for its second season. (The Peabody award-winning podcast's first season was about the investigation into Jacob Wetterling's kidnapping). 

This season looks at the prosecution of a Mississippi man, Curtis Flowers, who's been tried six times for the same crime and the prosecutor who's spent two decades trying to execute him. 

The crime is a quadruple murder in the small town of Winona, Miss. On July 16, 1996, four employees at a furniture store were found shot in the head, execution-style. 

Investigators soon turned their focus on Flowers, who worked at the furniture store for a few days. Prosecutors say he had a motive, but they don't have any good evidence: no witnesses, DNA evidence or gun. 

The team of In the Dark reporters, led by Madeleine Baran, take listeners on a journey to Mississippi to figure out how it's possible for a man to spend 22 years behind bars while defending his innocence before jury after jury. 

Watch the trailer here: