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Murder Suspect Sued for Wrongful Death

By: Mark Povolny
By: Mark Povolny

The family of Teresa Halbach has added Steven Avery’s nephew to the wrongful death suit. Her family had filed the suit in February against Steven Avery, who is accused of kidnapping, raping and killing the 25-year-old photographer.

Months later, his nephew Brendan Dassey came forward and told authorities he took part in the crimes.


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