Unveiling Justice: Critical Expertise in a Groundbreaking Trial

March 6, 2024
Walden PhD graduate Dr. Kenneth Kinsey talking about the Murdaugh murder trial.

Adtalem premieres a riveting documentary on an alumnus following his expert testimony in the Murdaugh murder trial.


Adtalem Global Education takes viewers behind the scenes of one of the most riveting trials in recent history—the Murdaugh murder case. This gripping narrative is centered around the critical role of Dr. Kenneth Kinsey, PhD ’19, an alumnus of Walden University’s criminal justice program, whose expert testimony proved instrumental in the trial’s outcome.

Following his doctoral achievement, Dr. Kinsey has stood at the forefront of forensic psychology, contributing his knowledge and expertise to the legal system. His involvement in the Alec Murdaugh trial, as showcased in the acclaimed second season of Netflix’s “Murdaugh Murders: A Southern Scandal,” has not only brought his work into the spotlight, but also emphasized the importance of academic rigor and dedication to justice.

The documentary delves deep into the complexities of the case, providing an intimate look at Dr. Kinsey’s career leading up to this landmark moment, his preparation and perspective on the evidence presented, and the profound impact his testimony had on the verdict. Moreover, Dr. Kinsey’s experience underscores the value of specialized knowledge and the critical difference it can make in complex legal proceedings.

Explore the intersection of education, expertise, and legal outcomes. This is more than just a story of a trial; it is a showcase of the dedication to truth and justice that defines the Adtalem community.

Walden PhD grad Dr. Kenneth Kinsey
This thing with Murdaugh just opened a whole new world to me, and it made my degree that much more important to me.

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