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    Netflix Doc Wins Support for Convicted Murderer

    Are they distorting the truth? Serialized hit true crime show Making a Murderer focuses on the conviction of Steven Avery for rape and murder and the alleged miscarriage of justice that may have landed him in prison. More than 200,000 people have signed petitions to have Avery released. But prosecutors and other experts say the show has left out salient details in pursuit of a good story, highlighting a major problem with true crime shows that allow viewers to feel like detectives without having all the facts.

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