Transcript for Brendan Dassey of "Making a Murderer" to be Released from Prison
There's some new developments this morning in the case made famous by the Netflix documentary making a murder Brendan das he had confessed to helping his uncle rape and kill woman more than a decade ago. When he was a teenager but now a federal judge has ordered him released from prison. Pending the appeal of his murder conviction. Branded Nancy. Is still behind bars this morning his release on hold for at least a few days he was only sixteen years old when prosecutors say he helped his uncle Stephen every sexually assault murder and mutilate the corpse of freelance photographer the recent hall back in 2005. Nacional 27 sentenced to life serving his time at a Wisconsin correctional facility. But the net flicks series making a murder seemed to energize his decade long appeals. Jesse making this emotional plea in a letter he read as part of that documentary. No ammunition and other rape and murder of injury are farm. Being held in Ugandan. Nearly Brendan dad. This summer federal judge in Milwaukee ruled that sees confession was coerced and unconstitutional. Behind us. Do inside me. Ruined trailer. That same judge yesterday ordered Bessie supervised release from prison. A decision in the state attorney general immediately appealed. It's unclear how quickly gas he could be released. He faces a noon deadline today to provide federal probation officers with details about where he will live. It's amazing what the documentary has been able to accomplish it you know cut a lot of criticism after for being one sided but. Both cases are now being reexamined you've got Brendan death he now released there's so many people who watch that documentary some nineteen million people and. At not sure how they feel about this possible release of death scene but. Definitely started the conversation that was not happening before absolutely especially watching handle longer footage. Of his confession to police and season understand why so many questions are now being raised. Around his case if not both. Difference Avery as well.
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