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Law in the age of Netflix

Law in the age of Netflix Law in the age of Netflix

Focusing on the justice system in the United States and its impact on the case of Steven Avery – a small town man who has spent the majority of his life in prison charged with murder – Making A Murderer has piqued the public’s interest in law around the globe. “I think that the current high tide of good true crime stories, in film, podcasts, television and books has promoted public interest in how the criminal justice system really works,” says Dean Strang, Steven Avery’s former defense attorney. The show had so much of an impact, that over 536,000 people signed online petitions for Avery’s release. Full article available here