The Broken System - Season 1 Episode 9 - DJ Fickey - Legal Briefs with the Prosecutors Podcast

Season 1 | Episode 9
58m | Jul 16, 2023

What if a tragic death was not a suicide, but a murder? That's the haunting question Amanda Ficky has been asking for seven long years as she tirelessly seeks justice for her brother, Donald DJ Ficky. Join us on this episode of the Broken System Podcast as we discuss Amanda's relentless journey. Listen as we dissect the mysterious circumstances of DJ's tragic death and the shocking release of the accused killer on bond. We delve into the broken justice system and how this infuriating case has left a devastating impact on DJ's family.

This episode features our guests Alison and Brett, as we joined them on an episode of their podcast the Prosecutors Legal Briefs. We'll talk extensively about the seven-year struggle to get DJ's case acknowledged as murder, not suicide. The battle was hard but Amanda, together with private investigator Eric Eckles, was able to present DJ's case to a grand jury, eventually resulting in an indictment. But this isn't just about DJ's case; it exposes the cracks in our justice system and sparks a debate about reform, something we will discuss, together with the implications of a gag order placed on the podcast.

In this gripping journey for justice, we navigate the legal complexities and analyze the controversial evidence surrounding DJ's case. From the implications of a jury trial to the potential consequences for those who initially ruled DJ's death a suicide, we're pulling back the curtain on a case that has lef

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