Fri 05 Feb 2016, 09:00
ID Xtra (171) brings you the exclusive Front Page: The Steven Avery Story.
ID Xtra (171) brings you the exclusive Front Page: The Steven Avery Story on the heels of the complex and intriguing series Making a Murderer, which delves into the controversial Steven Avery murder case.
In 1985, Avery was arrested and spent 18 years in prison for a rape he didn’t commit. Following new technology advancements in DNA testing, he was exonerated in 2003. Two years later while filing a $36 million civil lawsuit against the Manitowoc County Sheriff’s department for his wrongful arrest, he was arrested again for the murder of photographer Teresa Halbach and sentenced to life in prison without parole. Did the Sheriff’s department frame him or did he really commit the brutal murder?
Front Page: The Steven Avery Story will address some crucial evidence and testimonies that will answer many questions surrounding Steven Avery. This special will feature interviews with people closely associated with the case and expert commentary from various experts including; criminal profilers, criminal psychologists, investigative journalists, legal analyst’s, forensic scientists and police investigators to provide viewers with missing details that Making a Murderer did not touch on.
“We are excited to share with viewers the latest in this compelling saga,” said Henry Schleiff, Group President, Investigation Discovery, American Heroes Channel and Destination America. “Following our investigation, we expect that Front Page: The Steven Avery Story will present crucial testimony and information that addresses many of the questions surrounding Steven Avery.”
Be sure not to miss Front Page: The Steven Avery Story airing on Monday 8 February at 22:00.