Dassey's attorney files for clemency
ONE OF THE MEN CONVICTED INTHE MURDER OF THERESA HALBACHWANTS THE GOVERNOR TO LET HIMOUT OF PRISON.BRENDAN DASSEY'STEAM FILED A PETITION FORCLEMENCY.SHAUN GALLAGHER SHOWSUS WHY DASSEY'S TEAM THINKIT'S TIME FOR HIM TO BERELEASED.brendan dassey turns 30 injust a few weeks but he's beenin prison since he was 16.now, his defense team hopesthis get him out a lot sooner..today, we are filling apetition for executiveclemency on behalf of brendandassey.
.LAURA NIRIDER IS ONEOF THE ATTORNEYS FOR BRENDANDASSEY.
SHE SAYS THEPOPULARITY OF THE 'MAKING AMURDERER' DOCU-SERIES WASPARTLY BECAUSE OF WHATHAPPENED TO BRENDAN.
.thiscase is a profound miscarriageof justice..THE CRUX OF THEIRARGUMENT STEMS FROM BRENDAN'SINTERROGATION.THEY SAY BECAUSEOF HIS LIMITED I-Q AND MENTALCAPACITY, HE JUST SAID WHATPOLICE WANTED TO HEAR.POLICETRAINER DAVID THOMPSON SAYS HEUSES THE VIDEO TO TEACHOFFICERS WHAT NOT TO DO IN ANINTERROGATION.
.the most gutsickness you have from aninterrogation.
Any time youhave an innocent personconvicted of a crime theydidn't commit, that has to bedefined as the worstinterrogation you've seen.
.THE PETITION FOR CLEMENCY ISLOOKING FOR TWO THINGS.TOPARDON BRENDAN DASSEY ANDCOMMUTE HIS SENTENCE.
INESSENCE, GOVERNOR TONY EVERSCOULD GRANT HIM HIS IMMEDIATEFREEDOM BUT IT COULD LEAVE THECONVICTIONS ON HIS RECORD.
.we're hopeful governor evers,when he looks at brendan, whenhe hears the support oforganizations like themilwaukee teachers educationassociation,w hen he hearsdisability experts speak aboutbrendan's special educationhistory, he'll recognize thevulnerabilities brendanbrought to that interrogationroom.
.dassey's attorneys sayno matter what happens withthis decision, it won't havean impact on the steven averycase.
In madison, sg, tmj-4.GOVERNOR EVERS OFFICE SAYSit's RECEIVED THE PETITION ANDTHEY GIVE EVERY PARDONAPPLICATION CAREFUL REVIEW ANDáCONSIDERATIONá.BUT ACCORDINGTO THE PARDON ADVISORY BOARDIT COULD TAKE SEVERAL MONTHSOR OVER A YEAR BEFORE DASSEY'SCASE IS REVIEWED.