The Robert Durst case: The inside story of ‘The Jinx’

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It’s a bizarre story that is taking on more intriguing twists and turns than a Robert Ludlum novel.

Robert Durst, 71, the millionaire scion of one of New York’s wealthiest real estate families, remains under suicide watch in a Louisiana jail this weekend. He's being held on a weapons charge after his arrest last weekend following a documentary in which he apparently mumbled a confession to murder.

Los Angeles authorities have charged him with first degree murder in the execution style death of his friend Susan Berman. and are awaiting his extradition. Durst has long been suspected of involvement in the 1982 disappearance of his first wife, Kathie Durst, and he was acquitted of the 2003 death and dismembering of his Texas neighbor, Morris Black.

Joining me now to discuss the strange case is criminal defense attorney Xavier Donaldson, who is also a former prosecutor.   And our good friend, psychologist Jeffrey Gardere, professor of clinical psychology and Touro College.


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