‘Making a Murderer’ Attorney to Speak at UW
Dean Strang, a defense attorney featured in the Netflix documentary “Making a Murder,” will speak in Laramie Friday, April 22, at 7 p.m. in the University of Wyoming College of Arts and Sciences auditorium.
Presale tickets will be available Monday, March 14. Those tickets cost $10 for UW students and $20 for the public. Presale tickets will be available at www.uwyo.edu/finearts -- use the promo code “Spring Break.”
Student tickets will be go on sale Monday, March 21. Public tickets will be released Monday, March 28. Tickets will be available at the Wyoming Union information desk, the Buchanan Center for the Performing Arts box office, or at the UW Fine Arts web page.
Strang will discuss systemic problems with the criminal justice system in a moderated discussion during his talk at UW. He will also address broader consequences of the Steven Avery case featured in the Netflix documentary.
Strang works at Marquette University Law School, the University of Wisconsin Law School and the University of Wisconsin’s Division of Continuing studies as an adjunct professor. He was catapulted into the spotlight after appearing on “Making a Murder,” where he represented convicted killer Stephen Avery.
The event is sponsored by UW Concerts and Convocations, a program of the Campus Activities Center.