Prosecutors in the double-murder trial of Alex Murdaugh are pushing for the jury to hear from witnesses about the millions Murdaugh allegedly stole from his law firm, saying it points to a motive. NBC’s Catie Beck reports for TODAY and senior legal correspondent Laura Jarrett offers analysis.
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An appeals court in Maryland is reviewing the case against Adnan Syed, whose story inspired the popular “Serial” podcast, after the family of Hae Min Lee requested Syed’s murder conviction be reinstated, saying they were never properly notified about the hearing that led to his release. NBC’s Miguel Almaguer reports for TODAY.