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The Robert Durst Prosecutor Speaks — The Bathroom Audio and the Other Conditional Examinations

On this episode of Jury Duty: The Robert Durst Prosecutor Speaks Los Angeles Deputy DA John Lewin discusses when he became aware of the infamous hot mic bathroom audio which captured Robert Durst saying, “there it is you're caught” and “killed them all of course.” He also takes us through the conditional witness examinations of Peter Wilk, Lisa DePaulo, Jean Clark, Peter Halperin, Julie Smith and Al Clethen.

The Robert Durst Prosecutor Speaks — Telling the Jury a Story

On this episode of Jury Duty: The Robert Durst Prosecutor Speaks Los Angeles Deputy DA John Lewin steps back from the Conditional witness examinations and discusses his storytelling strategies as he sought  to convince the jury that Robert Durst was guilty of killing Susan Berman beyond a reasonable doubt.

The Robert Durst Prosecutor Speaks — A Deep Dive into the Mike Struck Examination

On this episode of Jury Duty: The Robert Durst Prosecutor Speaks Los Angeles Deputy DA John Lewin does a deep dive of the conditional witness examination of NYPD Detective Michael Struck, the initial investigator of Kathie Durst’s disappearance. 

The Robert Durst Prosecutor Speaks — The Examinations of Obst, Schwartz and Minutello

On this episode of Jury Duty: The Robert Durst Prosecutor Speaks Los Angeles Deputy DA John Lewin continues to guide us through the conditional witness examinations roughly in the chronological order that they happened. Among the testimonies we discuss are Susan Berman Ex-husband Paul Kaufman, Apartment Building Manager Karen Minutello, Durst assault victim Peter Schwartz, and several of the witnesses to whom Susan Berman acknowledged providing Robert Durst with an alibi for the murder of his wife Kathie.

The Robert Durst Prosecutor Speaks — The Examinations of Miriam Barnes, Emily and Stewart Altman

On this episode of Jury Duty: The Robert Durst Prosecutor Speaks Los Angeles Deputy DA John Lewin continues his look at the examination of Nick Chavin and reviews the significance of conditional witness examinations of Miriam Barnes, Lynda Obst and Emily and Stuart Altman. Lewin also offers his thoughts on the idea of  prosecuting witnesses who gave untruthful testimony for perjury.

The Robert Durst Prosecutor Speaks — The Examinations of Chavin, Struck and Kuperman

On this episode of Jury Duty: The Robert Durst Prosecutor Speaks Los Angeles Deputy DA John Lewin describes his team’s process of interviewing witnesses, deciding which witnesses were critical to his case and the process by which conditional witness examinations were recorded in the years after the charges were filed but before the trial began. Specifically, he discusses the examinations of Durst friend Nick Chavin, Medical School Dean Albert Kuperman, and NYPD Detective Michael Struck.