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February 2016

02/05/2016

02/03/2016

02/03/2016

'Making a Murderer' not a 'game of Clue' | Steven A. Drizin JD '86; Laura H. Nirider JD '08; Center on Wrongful Convictions of Youth in Green Bay Press-Gazette

02/03/2016

02/02/2016

02/01/2016

How 'Making a Murderer' exposes flaws in juvenile justice system | Laura H. Nirider JD '08; Center on Wrongful Convictions of Youth in Minnesota Public Radio

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January 2016

01/29/2016

Lead Contamination Poses Hazards Far Beyond Flint | Nancy C. Loeb; Environmental Advocacy Center in Vice News

01/29/2016

01/29/2016

The State of Wisconsin vs. Steven Avery | Laura H. Nirider JD '08; Steven A. Drizin JD '86; Center on Wrongful Convictions of Youth in Dateline NBC

01/28/2016

'Making a Murderer' Town's Answer to Netflix Series: You Don't Know | Laura H. Nirider JD '08; Center on Wrongful Convictions of Youth in The New York Times

01/28/2016

Brendan Dassey's Lawyer Is Fighting the Conviction of Tyra Patterson | Steven A. Drizin JD '86; Center on Wrongful Convictions of Youth in Mic

01/27/2016

01/27/2016

01/26/2016

The Best Law Schools Are Attracting Fewer Students | Daniel B. Rodriguez; Northwestern Pritzker School of Law in Bloomberg Business

01/26/2016

01/23/2016

United By Media- in Depth Discussion With Attorney Featured on Making a Murderer | Laura H. Nirider JD '08; Center on Wrongful Convictions of Youth in United by Media

01/21/2016

01/21/2016

What Is The Center On Wrongful Convictions? Brendan Dassey Could Have A Chance At A Retrial With Its Help | Steven A. Drizin JD '86; Laura H. Nirider JD '08; Center on Wrongful Convictions of Youth in Bustle

01/21/2016

Is violence necessary to topple a dictator? (Available online to web subscribers) (subscription required) | David J. Scheffer in Foreign Policy

01/19/2016

Opinion: State making it harder for ex-cons to go straight | David M. Shapiro; Roderick and Solange MacArthur Justice Center in Chicago Sun-Times

01/18/2016

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01/15/2016

What It's Really Like to Be a Wrongful Conviction Attorney | Laura H. Nirider JD '08; Center on Wrongful Convictions of Youth in Flare Magazine

01/14/2016

01/14/2016

Brendan Dassey case shines spotlight on Northwestern's Center on Wrongful Convictions of Youth | Steven A. Drizin JD '86; Laura H. Nirider JD '08; Katie Marie Zouhary JD '12; Center on Wrongful Convictions of Youth in The Daily Northwestern

01/13/2016

The Truth Will Help Brendan Dassey: A Conversation With 'Making A Murderer' Attorney Laura Nirider | Laura H. Nirider JD '08; Center on Wrongful Convictions of Youth in Forbes

01/11/2016

Avery lawyer says there is new evidence, but Gimbel sees long road ahead | Laura H. Nirider JD '08; Center on Wrongful Convictions of Youth in OnMilwaukee

01/08/2016

Here's How the Making a Murderer Nephew May Clear His Name | Laura H. Nirider JD '08; Steven A. Drizin JD '86; Center on Wrongful Convictions of Youth in Esquire

01/08/2016

'Making a Murderer,' and the Huge Problem of False Youth Confessions | Laura H. Nirider JD '08; Center on Wrongful Convictions of Youth in Rolling Stone

01/07/2016

70 Years After 'Lipstick Murders,' Doubt Over Killer's Guilt Still Lingers | Steven A. Drizin JD '86; Center on Wrongful Convictions in DNAinfo Chicago

01/06/2016

01/06/2016

01/06/2016

Could Making a Murderer Free Steven Avery and Brendan Dassey? | Laura H. Nirider JD '08; Center on Wrongful Convictions of Youth in Vogue

01/05/2016

'Making a Murderer' Features Chicago-Style Police Interrogation Technique | Steven A. Drizin JD '86; Laura H. Nirider JD '08; Center on Wrongful Convictions of Youth in DNAinfo Chicago

01/05/2016

Chicago-Based Lawyers Await Judge's Decision on 'Making a Murderer' Case | Steven A. Drizin JD '86; Center on Wrongful Convictions of Youth in NBC Chicago

01/05/2016

Can Steven Avery get out of prison? Here's one way, but it's very difficult | Laura H. Nirider JD '08; Center on Wrongful Convictions of Youth in OnMilwaukee

01/05/2016

A Chicago-based legal team is appealing the Making a Murderer case | Steven A. Drizin JD '86; Center on Wrongful Convictions of Youth in Chicago Reader

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