American Justice Podcast
Truth and Justice don’t always agree. We’re here to bring attention to the cases where the American Criminal Justice system got it wrong.
info_outline American Justice Podcast | Special Ep #6 | Lonestar187 Covers the Brandon Woodruff Case 6/19/21 06/19/2021
American Justice Podcast | Special Ep #6 | Lonestar187 Covers the Brandon Woodruff Case 6/19/21 Scott comes to you from AJ Podcast HQ with the hosts of the Lonestar 187 Podcast, Kerri & Britney. We talk about True Crime, crime scene analysis, and OF COURSE the Brandon Woodruff case! Their episode covering Brandon’s case comes out this Sunday, June 19th. You can find their podcast at the link below!
info_outline American Justice Podcast | Season 2 Announcement| Find Out Who the Season is About! 06/09/2021
American Justice Podcast | Season 2 Announcement| Find Out Who the Season is About! Scott & C. Derick come to you to give you a sneak peek into the second season of the American Justice Podcast. If you thought Season 1 was a doozie, just wait until you hear about Season 2!
info_outline American Justice Podcast | Special Ep #5 - Scott Poggensee & Richard Ray | HUGE ANNOUNCEMENT!! 04/19/2021
American Justice Podcast | Special Ep #5 - Scott Poggensee & Richard Ray | HUGE ANNOUNCEMENT!! Today we're introducing Richard Ray, formerly of Fox 4 News here in Dallas/Fort Worth, as a partner and producer in the Brandon Woodruff Docu-Series being developed. Also, you can have dinner with Richard and ask any questions you have of him at the SPECIAL SCREENING we're having of the rough cut. It will be May 14th at 6pm at the Texan Theater in Greenville. You can get your tickets here:
info_outline American Justice Podcast | Special Ep #4 - Scott Poggensee & Richard Ray | HUGE ANNOUNCEMENT!! 03/23/2021
American Justice Podcast | Special Ep #4 - Scott Poggensee & Richard Ray | HUGE ANNOUNCEMENT!! Today, there is an update on the Brandon Woodruff case! Host Scott Poggensee and Emmy Award winning documentarian Richard Ray announce a huge development in the Brandon Woodruff case! You will not want to miss this!
info_outline Special Episode # 03 - Bruce McLaughlin - False Allegations of Sexual Assault 03/06/2021
Special Episode # 03 - Bruce McLaughlin - False Allegations of Sexual Assault Ladies and Gentlemen, welcome back to the American Justice Podcast "Special Episodes". As we continue to work on production of the second season, we're bringing you a story today of some false allegations made against a father, a husband, a human being. As a criminal defense attorney falsely accused and jailed during an emotionally charged divorce, McLaughlin found himself ill-prepared for the challenges to proving his innocence.
info_outline Special Episode #02 - Brandon Woodruff Update 01/21/2021
Special Episode #02 - Brandon Woodruff Update Welcome back everyone! This week, Scott & C. Derick discuss where we are with the Brandon Woodruff case, and also the upcoming Season 2! We're happy to be back with this very special episode as we continue to research Season 2 for you! Enjoy!
info_outline Special Episode # 01 - Jacob Trimmer - Let Them Fight Podcast 11/08/2020
Special Episode # 01 - Jacob Trimmer - Let Them Fight Podcast Welcome back everyone! This time we're joined by the co-host of the Let Them Fight Podcast, Jacob Trimmer! Mr. Trimmer has a lot of interesting stories to tell about the people he's covered on his podcast from serial murderers to ancient Roman criminals! We're happy to be back with this very special episode as we continue to research Season Two for you! Enjoy!
info_outline S01E28 - Q&A - Season One Wrap-Up 10/23/2020
S01E28 - Q&A - Season One Wrap-Up Scott and C. Derick take your questions this week about Episode 287. Thank you very much for keeping the questions coming. We look forward every week to interacting with our listeners. This premiere season of the American Justice Podcast has truly been our pleasure and honor to bring it to you. As we prepare for more seasons, please watch for our special episodes hopefully semi-weekly until Season Two premieres. Take care and much love!
info_outline S01E28 - Wrap Up 10/18/2020
S01E28 - Wrap Up Here we are with the last episode of season one of the American Justice Podcast. Scott wraps up and summarizes the entire season, and then he and C. Derick both give you their opinions of who the real killers are. After all, if Brandon is innocent, then the real killers are out there. Tune in to see who they think did it. Thank you all so much for all of your support for our first season. We look forward to bringing you more seasons, and of course our special episodes in between. See you then!
info_outline S01E26 - Q&A Episode - Closing Arguments 10/09/2020
S01E26 - Q&A Episode - Closing Arguments This week Scott and C. Derick Miller answer all of your questions about the closing arguments in the Brandon Woodruff Capital Murder case, along with a whole lot more that doesn't even involved the closing arguments! You'll just have to tune in to see!
info_outline BONUS - Scott on Lambda Weekly Radio Show 10/06/2020
BONUS - Scott on Lambda Weekly Radio Show Scott was on the radio show Lambda Weekly with hosts David Taffet, Lerone Landis, and Patti Fink. They discuss the status of Brandon's case, the appeals, and of course the American Justice Podcast. In case you missed it, here's a re-broadcast. Enjoy!
info_outline S01E26 | Closing Arguments & Verdict | Brandon Woodruff Case 10/04/2020
S01E26 | Closing Arguments & Verdict | Brandon Woodruff Case This week Scott introduces you to the closing arguments by Texas Attorney General Special Prosecutors Adrienne McFarland and Ralph Guerrero. Also, we'll hear Katherine Ferguson's closing arguments for Brandon's innocence. After that, we'll hear the verdict and "victim" impact statements from Charla Woodruff and Linda Matthews as well. You won't want to miss this one!
info_outline S01E25 - Q&A - The Trial Part 4 10/02/2020
S01E25 - Q&A - The Trial Part 4 We would like to thank everyone for submitting your questions. We keep going because of YOU. This week, Scott & C. Derick discuss questions posed about this week's episode. We have added time codes below for you to quickly jump to each question. Enjoy!
info_outline S01E25 - The Trial Part 4 09/28/2020
S01E25 - The Trial Part 4 This week, Scott completes out the four episodes on the trial in chief. He talks all about the last of the prosecution's witnesses, along with those that the defense called. Then, in the most anticipated event of the season, we finally get to Charla's phone records, and Scott explains whether or not Charla had the Motive, Means, and Opportunity to murder her parents. You won't want to miss this one!
info_outline S01E24 - Q&A - The Trial Part 3 09/25/2020
S01E24 - Q&A - The Trial Part 3 The response just keeps being overwhelming. Thank you all so much for the engagement and the questions! Keep 'em coming! Don't forget to call (972) 942-0444 and leave your question on the voicemail for a FREE "Ranger Collins Does It With The Lights Off" bumper sticker! We really enjoyed this Q&A Episode and hope you do too!
info_outline S01E24 - The Trial Part 3 09/23/2020
S01E24 - The Trial Part 3 In this episode, Scott covers the 7th through 9th days of trial. Brandon's aunt testifies along with the "jailhouse snitch" (who only got probation after being a five time felon). Also, we have the beginning of Ranger Collins's testimony.
info_outline S01E23 - The Trial Part 2 09/13/2020
S01E23 - The Trial Part 2 In this episode, Scott covers the 4th through 6th days of trial. Were you wondering how Eric Gentry identified an almost two foot long sword as the same 10-12 inch dagger he described three years earlier? We’ll answer that and a whole lot more in this episode.
info_outline S01E22 - The Trial Part 1 09/06/2020
S01E22 - The Trial Part 1 This week we get into the trial that would ultimately send Brandon to prison for the rest of his life. Scott discusses with you the first couple of days and what impact they had on the jury, not to mention talking all about the bigoted and homophobic jury themselves! This episode sets up the whole trial and is the basis for the next three episodes!
info_outline S01E21 - Q&A - The Knife 09/04/2020
S01E21 - Q&A - The Knife Alright, you asked the questions and we answered them! It's what we do. Also don't forget to go to www.ajpodcastmerch.com to pick up your Ranger Collins Does It With the Lights Off t-shirt or bumper sticker! If you want a FREE bumper sticker, just call and leave a question or comment for next week's episode at (972) 942-0444! Leave name and address and we'll send you a free bumper sticker!
info_outline S01E21 - The Murder Weapon?? 08/30/2020
S01E21 - The Murder Weapon?? This week Scott takes you through the supposed murder weapon, the sword -- or the knife -- or the dagger! It all depends on who you are and what your motivation is in the case. The prosecution calls it a dagger because they know that calling it what it really is -- a sword -- spells problems for them at trial. Tune in to see why this sword is forensically NOT the murder weapon!
info_outline S01E20 - Q&A - Sixth Amendment Violation 08/28/2020
S01E20 - Q&A - Sixth Amendment Violation This week we are excited to have a very special guest on the Q&A Episode! It's Brandon's trial attorney Katherine Ferguson. Ms. Ferguson fields all of your questions and a whole lot more. She talks some about the 6th Amendment Violation committed by the Hunt County DA's office, but also goes into much more depth in the case. You will not want to miss her insight!
info_outline S01E20 - Sixth Amendment Violation 08/23/2020
S01E20 - Sixth Amendment Violation This week, Scott talks the willful and egregious behavior by the Hunt County District Attorney's Office, and more specifically ADA Keli Aiken. But first she tell us how important the US Constitution is and should be to all of us! You won't wanna miss this double talk.
info_outline S01E19 - Q&A - Ranger Collins's Investigative Report 08/21/2020
S01E19 - Q&A - Ranger Collins's Investigative Report This week Scott and C. Derick answer your questions about Episode 19.
info_outline S01E19 - Remainder of Ranger Collins's Investigation - Part 2 08/16/2020
S01E19 - Remainder of Ranger Collins's Investigation - Part 2 This week, Scott talks about the remainder of Ranger Collins's report including the interview with the "jailhouse" snitch that says Brandon was acting suspicious. Also, Scott wraps up with his Patent Pending Scott Poggensee Personal oPinion! The only question is, does Ranger Collins find anything that seals the deal on his already arrested closeted gay killer? Tune in to find out!
info_outline S01E18 - Q&A - Ranger Collins's Investigative Report 08/14/2020
S01E18 - Q&A - Ranger Collins's Investigative Report You've got answers, we've got answers! Scott and C. Derick answer your questions about part 1 of the rest of Ranger Collins's Investigative Report.
info_outline S01E18 - Remainder of Ranger Collins's Investigation - Part 1 08/09/2020
S01E18 - Remainder of Ranger Collins's Investigation - Part 1 After Ranger Collins has already arrested Brandon, he finally sets out to start investigating the case -- including interviews with Brandon's college friends and others that knew him. Now the only issue is will Ranger Collins discover evidence that seals Brandon's fate or will he uncover information that shows Brandon might not be the man he's looking for? Tune in this week to find out!