A Conversation with Laura Nirider and Steven Drizin
FALSE CONFESSIONS: A CONVERSATION WITH LAURA NIRIDER AND STEVEN DRIZIN BRENDAN DASSEY’S LAWYERS IN MAKING A MURDERER 2
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“Fighters for those that aren’t getting the justice they deserve” BUSTLE
“Leading experts in false confessions by young people” – DATELINE NBC
“Zealous fighters for Brendan Dassey” – BUZZFEED
Join Laura Nirider and Steven Drizin, as they discuss coerced and false confessions, interrogation tactics, and the wrongful conviction of Brendan Dassey whose case and post-conviction process has captivated the world in the Netflix’s smash docuseries “Making A Murderer 2”.
Laura Nirider is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Law and Co-Director of the Center on Wrongful Convictions of Youth (CWCY) at Northwestern Pritzker School of Law in Chicago. Nirider represents individuals who were wrongfully convicted of crimes when they were children or teenagers.
Steven Drizin is a Clinical Professor of Law at Northwestern Pritzker School of Law where he has been on the faculty since 1991. He served as the Legal Director of the Clinic’s renowned Center on Wrongful Convictions from March 2005 to September 2013. Drizin co-founded the Center on Wrongful Convictions of Youth (CWCY) in 2008, the first innocence organization to focus on representing defendants who were only teenagers when they were wrongfully convicted.
*Portions of the proceeds will benefit the Center on Wrongful Convictions of Youth