Betrayal

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Publisher:
Glass Podcasts, iHeartRadio

Betrayal

4.8/5

Critic Rating

This is a story of a real-life fairytale gone horribly wrong. It’s a cautionary tale about a marriage so filled with betrayal and deceit, that many people are still recovering from its path of destruction. This is the story of Jenifer Faison. After 20 years apart, Jenifer reconnected with her college sweetheart, Spencer Herron. He was a two-time Teacher of the Year and Jen was convinced she married the perfect husband. On June 1, 2018, that all changed. Jenifer came home to find Spencer holding a search warrant. He had sexually assaulted one of his students. In the days that followed Spencer’s ar...


Critic Reviews

Score: 5

Pod Sauce Editors • Pod Sauce Jun 2, 2022

"...shockingly sordid story. “Betrayal” is truly a terrifying tale reinforcing the idea that we can never know what’s happening inside the mind of someone else. This story will make listeners question everything they thought they knew about love while experiencing the full range of empathetic emotions for Jenifer and Spencer’s victims. "

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Score: 4.5

Miranda Sawyer • The Guardian May 28, 2022

"This is journalistically and ethically odd, to say the least. It’s good to hear the women reaching sympathetic understanding between themselves. But as Faison is doing the interviews, there’s also a queasy feeling of imbalance. Episode 3 is worth a listen – and worth playing to teenagers – as the victim carefully describes the ways in which Herron manipulated her."

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