Making a Murderer

Federal Court Supports Overturning Murder Conviction of Making a Murderer’s Brendan Dassey

In August of last year, a Wisconsin district court ruled that the 2005 conviction of Making a Murderer's Brendan Dassey for the murder of Theresa Halbach,…
Winston Cook-Wilson / June 22, 2017

Update: Making a Murderer’s Brendan Dassey Will Not Walk Free, Despite His Conviction Being Overturned

As of Monday, it seemed clear that Brendan Dassey, who was convicted for the murder of Theresa Halbach in 2007 with Steven Avery, would be…
Winston Cook-Wilson / November 17, 2016

Making a Murderer’s Brendan Dassey’s Release Was Ordered Today

The focus of Netflix's true-crime epic Making a Murderer was Steven Avery, the 54-year-old Wisconsin man convicted of the murder of Theresa Halbach in 2007.
Winston Cook-Wilson / November 14, 2016

Making a Murderer’s Brendan Dassey May Not Go Free After All, Thanks to Prosecutor’s Appeal

Weeks after a federal judge gave Making a Murderer subject Brendan Dassey a shot at freedom by overturning his conviction for the murder of Teresa Halbach, Wisconsin's…
Andy Cush / September 9, 2016