The Broken System - Season 1 Episode 8 - DJ Fickey - Amanda fought the Law, and Amanda WON... Plus Updates from the Courthouse

Season 1 | Episode 8
1h 8m | Jun 28, 2023

Are you ready to immerse yourself in an intense discussion of the harrowing murder case of Donald DJ Ficky, as we unfold the complexities of the crime and legal proceedings? Prepare to feel the palpable relief as DJ's sister, Amanda, details the family's journey since the arrest of Marshall Payne, the accused killer. We tackle the intricacies from the recent bond hearing and initial hearing, and the implications of a gag order for our involvement in the case.

This episode takes us through the potential legal outcomes for Marshall Payne, the family's reactions, and the subsequent arrests in the same area. Brace yourself for a deep dive into the hard-hitting realities of the initial investigation's mishandling and Amanda's relentless pursuit of justice. We dissect the grand jury indictment, the two murder charges, and the implications of a sawed-off shotgun — a federal offense. Get inside the contrasting narratives from Marshall's 911 call to his post-polygraph interview. 

Stepping away from the legalities, we explore DJ's challenging relationship with Brandy and Mark, the family's protective measures for DJ's children, and Amanda's efforts to offer kindness despite the circumstances. We emphasize the power of media in spreading awareness about DJ's story and the unique opportunity to compare his case with Christian Archuleta's. As we gear up for the True Crime and Paranormal Podcast Festival, we encourage listeners to join us in this missi

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