making a murderer

Brendan Dassey’s Conviction Was Overturned By A Federal Judge

On Friday, one of the subjects of the hit Netflix docuseries Making a Murderer, Brendan Dassey, had his conviction overturned by a federal judge, The Journal Sentinel reports. Dassey was…

Lauren Holter | August 12, 2016 - 4:20 pm

‘Making A Murderer’ Will Return To Netflix With Brand New Post-Conviction Episodes

The creators of the documentary series continued to follow Steven Avery after his conviction and sentencing to life in prison without parole for the 2005 murder of Teresa Halbach.

Lauren Holter | July 19, 2016 - 2:01 pm

Making A Murderer Lawyer Jerry Buting Has A Book Deal

He’s the not-“hot” one, FYI.

Jenni Miller | March 8, 2016 - 5:00 pm

Making A Murderer Directors Planning A Sequel

Get out your amateur detective hats and prepare to dive into the K-hole of Reddit conspiracy theories yet again, because the filmmakers behind Making A Murderer are hoping to do…

Jenni Miller | March 1, 2016 - 4:30 pm

The Best ‘Making A Murderer’ Theory Is That Steven Avery Is Homer Simpson

Okay, that may have not been what they were going for exactly, but if you look at both of their IQs this totally checks out.

Lauren Vinopal | February 8, 2016 - 3:00 pm

Steven Avery’s Lawyer Alludes To New Forensic Testing & Says Her Tweets Were Mysteriously Deleted

Friday night’s “Dateline” episode was all about the Steven Avery case, teased with previews that hinted at NEW INFORMATION. However, it might as well have been called “Making A Murder:…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 1, 2016 - 4:15 pm

Manitowoc County Residents Are Reliving The Steven Avery Trial All Over Again

As many Netflix subscribers and readers of this website know, Manitowoc County is the setting for Making A Murderer, the 10-part documentary series about the trial of Steven Avery. What…

Megan Reynolds | January 29, 2016 - 5:00 pm

Making A Murderer, “Biased” Journalism & Necessary Outrage

The outrage that recent true crime series have inspired should not be diminished in favor of handwringing over journalistic imperfections. Anything that successfully chips away at the cult-like reverence with which our country

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 25, 2016 - 9:15 am

Ken Kratz Of Making A Murderer Speaks Out: “I Was A Dick”

America’s favorite garbage monster, Ken Kratz, the former Wisconsin prosecutor who successfully sent Steven Avery and Brendan Dassey to prison, recently sat down with comedian Jena Friedman to talk about…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 20, 2016 - 12:00 pm

Did The Jurors In Steven Avery’s Trial Allow Brendan Dassey’s Recanted Confession To Influence The Verdict?

According to what one juror told In Touch, Dean Strang and Jerry Buting’s worst fear — that the jury was tainted by Ken Kratz’s garbage press conference about Dassey’s “confession” — came…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 13, 2016 - 4:45 pm
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