Terra Newell’s name became nationally known after she killed her stepfather in self-defense; John Meehan known from Dirty John. Earlier this season, Terra’s mother, Debra, came on the show and shared her experience during that tumultuous time. In this episode we hear directly from Terra who shares her point of view. While she experienced massive trauma, she learned how to heal and help others. Listen to part 1 to learn about Terra and fellow survivor Collier Landry’s story.
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Terra Newell has been called “one of the biggest bad asses of true crime.” She killed “dirty” John Meehan, a con-man and serial predator, in self-defense at age 25. Since then, she’s shared her dramatic story on global platforms to raise awareness around domestic abuse. She is the heroine of episode six of the Dirty John podcast and has been interviewed for Dateline, Dirty John: The Dirty Truth, Dr. Oz, The Skinny Confidential, KTLA and numerous additional outlets. She’s currently working alongside fellow survivor Collier Landry with a new podcast, The Survivor Squad. Terra also loves to help others by coaching and advocating for victims.
Collier is the creator and subject of the Discovery+ documentary A Murder in Mansfield. He is the host of the Moving Past Murder podcast, and upcoming podcast Survivor Squad with co-host Terra Newell (Dirty John).
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