Convict Freed By DNA Testing, Murders Woman
Predictably, the response from innocence advocates
has been, we don't want to talk about him.Let us not talk about Steven Avery, another man now sitting in a county jail charged with killing a young woman. Not tonight. Not again.
"This event is not about that," the moderator, Lawrence C. Marshall, a law professor who has spent years trying to free wrongfully convicted prisoners, urged. "Tonight we are here to talk about the much bigger issue."
A reminder that sometimes the cons who are innocent of the crimes for which they were convicted are not always innocent of criminality.