making a murderer

U.S. Appeals Court Halts Release of ‘Making a Murderer’ Inmate

By Sharon Bernstein Nov 18 – A federal appeals court in Chicago on Friday blocked the immediate release from prison of Brendan Dassey, a Wisconsin man whose homicide conviction was overturned in a case chronicled in the popular Netflix television documentary “Making a Murderer.” A U.S. magistrate judge in August ruled that the guilty verdict

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Conviction Overturned for Case Spotlighted in ‘Making a Murderer’

By Justin Madden Aug 12 – A federal judge on Friday overturned the murder conviction of one of two Wisconsin men serving life sentences for the 2005 slaying of a freelance photographer in a case spotlighted in the popular Netflix television documentary “Making a Murderer.” Magistrate Judge William Duffin ruled that the guilty verdict returned

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