• Robert Durst, HBO Miniseries Subject, Must Stand Trial For Friend's Murder

    24 days ago - By Deadline

    Robert Durst , who famously may have confessed to a murder on an HBO documentary, will have to stand trial for the 2000 slaying of his best friend, writer Susan Berman.
    A judge ruled Thursday there is enough evidence for Durst to stand trial. Durst is charged with shooting Berman in the back of the head at her Benedict Canyon home.
    Durst, age 75 ,was the subject of HBO's The Jinx, a miniseries examining his wife's disappearance, Berman's death, and the killing of Durst...
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  • Robert Durst Ordered to Stand Trial in Susan Berman Murder Case

    24 days ago - By The Wrap

    Real estate heir Robert Durst, who was the subject of HBO's “The Jinx,” has been ordered to stand trial on charges that he murdered his friend Susan Berman, the Los Angeles County district attorney's office said Thursday.
    “Durst was held to answer for murder with the special circumstances of witness killing and lying in wait by Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Mark Windham,” the D.A.'s office said in a statement, adding that Durst also faces gun use allegations.
    Per the D.A.'s office, Durst is charged with murdering Berman on or about Dec. 23, 2000. Her body was discovered in her...
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