MANTIOWOC COUNTY, Wis (NBC News) Steven Avery will have his case reviewed by a Wisconsin court. Her lawyer, Kathleen Zellner, announced this announcement on Twitter this week.
WTHR, our partner, reports that Avery's lawyer told Newsweek that some things might happen.
"The case is sent back to the circuit court to hold a procedure that may include a hearing." The circuit court may grant a new trial or, failing that, a court of appeal that may set aside the conviction and / or grant a new trial. "Zellner told Newsweek.
Avery was at the center of Netflix's documentary, "Making a Murderer". His nephew, Brandon Dassey, is serving a life sentence for the murder of Teresa Halback in 2005.