Episode 10- The Best Defense Is A Good Defense
This episode examines key aspects of Adnan’s trial including the possible influence of racism,
Gutierrez as a lawyer, and other revelations during the trial. What do you think was the biggest
influence in Adnan ultimately being found guilty?
Directions: Answer in complete sentences
Racism in the Court?
1. Why does Koenig play audio of the jury selection?
2. People believed that Adnan’s case was influenced by racism. What does Koenig think? (5:30)
3. What are examples Koenig shows of anti
Muslim sentiment creeping in?( Consider jury
selection, the prosecution’s account of the audience at the bail hearing, the report given to the