Bill Rankin, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution's legal affairs writer, returns for Season 5 of Breakdown: The McIver Murder Case. AJC staff writer Craig Schneider, who has covered the tragic case since the beginning, joins Rankin to lay out the surprising facts of the case. Tex McIver says the death of his wife Diane was an accident. The DA says it was murder. The AJC's. Breakdown podcast is just that — the breakdown of the story and the systems. The largest newsroom in the southeast delivers investigations and true crime cases that you cannot find anywhere else.