In the Land of Lies

In the Land of Lies

Sean Kipe tells the story of former Georgia police officer Michael Chapel, convicted of the 1993 robbery and brutal murder of Emogene Thompson and sentenced to life in prison. However, with the recent surfacing of new information, Chapel’s story may have taken a dramatic turn – one that could potentially prove his innocence. Kipe takes a deep dive into Chapel’s past to find the unbelievable truth behind a story that involves corrupt police officers, crime rings, drug trafficking, steroids, and murder. In the Land of Lies is written, created and hosted by Sean Kipe. Original music from Sean Kipe. Executive Producers are Jason Hoch and Gino Falsetto. Story Editing by Jason Hoch. Audio Engineering by Shaine Freeman. Cover Art and Design by Jeana Sullivan. Consulting Producer is Henry Ball.

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July 22, 2022 2 min

The story of former Georgia police officer Michael Chapel, convicted of the 1993 robbery and brutal murder of Emogene Thompson and sentenced to life in prison. However, with the recent surfacing of new information, Chapel’s story may have taken a dramatic turn – one that could potentially prove his innocence.

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Host Sean Kipe hears the incredible true story of a former police officer who’s spent 29 years in prison for murder, and that he might also be innocent.

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August 1, 2022 46 min

Gwinnett County, Georgia was full of corruption in the early 90’s, and Chapel would end up caught in the middle of it all.

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August 2, 2022 49 min

Sean tries to find out why so many people believe Chapel is innocent and starts to piece together the events of April 15th, 1993.

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August 3, 2022 50 min

Sean visits Chapel in prison to hear his story told in his own words. Another suspect is examined.

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August 4, 2022 45 min

Chapel’s alibi is examined and eyewitnesses tell their stories. Someone is lying, but who?

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August 5, 2022 40 min

A police officer’s suicide, destroyed hard drives, and a drug dealer with vital information. Just another day in Gwinnett County, Georgia.

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August 6, 2022 49 min

Sean speaks with the lead prosecutor in Chapel’s case to find out if there’s something he’s missed. Evidence in the case is examined.

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August 7, 2022 50 min

After Chapel’s conviction, people immediately claimed he was railroaded. One of them was a juror at his trial.

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August 8, 2022 44 min

Sean seeks to find out how a KGB/CIA double agent is connected to Chapel’s case.

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October 7, 2022 60 min

Sean may have inadvertently found information that could give Chapel a chance at freedom.

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On the surface, there was nothing remarkable about Larry Lavin. He lived in a quiet neighborhood with his wife and family, drove a Volvo, and practiced dentistry in Philadelphia. But, from 1978 to 1984, Dr. Lavin ran one of the largest cocaine enterprises on the entire eastern seaboard. 

Through the voices and perspectives of law enforcement, drug runners, friends, business associates and Larry Lavin himself, Wolves Among Us, Season...

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October 21, 2022 3 min

Fear and hysteria grip the small town of Gilmer, Texas, when the search for missing teenager Kelly Wilson takes a series of bizarre and shocking turns. Thirty years later, journalist Wes Ferguson returns home to uncover what really happened to Kelly, who has never been found, in this wild, 10-episode true crime podcast. 


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November 11, 2022 5 min

Warsaw, Missouri, is a small, rural town of just over 2,000 people in the American Midwest. Locally it’s known as the “quiet end of the Lake of the Ozarks.” Very few realize that it’s the paddlefish capital of the world. But when a new group arrived driving flashy, imported cars and dropping hundreds of dollars on bait and tackle, the town became the setting for an undercover federal sting operation tasked with bringing down a susp...

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Here’s your special preview episode of the new series Elizabeth the First – about the remarkable life of Elizabeth Taylor.


In our preview, Elizabeth Taylor overcomes unthinkable loss and rises as the biggest movie star on the planet. She uses this power to negotiate a legendary payday for her leading role as CLEOPATRA. All eyes are now on Elizabeth, and the years ahead will be tumultuous ones.


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