November 15th, 2016
Brendan Dassey, subject of Netflix’s ‘Making a Murderer,’ ordered released
As chronicled in the Netflix documentary series “Making a Murderer,” Brendan Dassey was convicted of murder in 2007 at the age of 17. Now the judge who overturned that conviction in August has ordered Dassey’s release from prison, while prosecutors appeal. NBC’s Joe Fryer reports for TODAY.