Latest Robert Durst News

The Latest: Fauci dismayed by Texas' move to ban mandates

Oct. 17, 2021 11:00 AM EDT

WASHNGTON — Dr. Anthony Fauci is saying Sunday that it is “really unfortunate” that Gov. Greg Abbott has moved to ban vaccine mandates in the state of Texas. The nation’s leading infectious disease doctor, speaking on Fox News Sunday, said that the Republican...

Robert Durst hospitalized with COVID-19, his lawyer says

Oct. 16, 2021 23:53 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — New York real estate heir Robert Durst, who days ago was sentenced in a two-decade-old murder case, has been hospitalized after contracting COVID-19, his lawyer said Saturday, Defense Attorney Dick DeGuerin said he was notified that Durst was admitted...

AP Week in Pictures: Global

Oct. 16, 2021 01:27 AM EDT

OCT. 9 - 15, 2021 From the excitement of Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, and Ron Wood of The Rolling Stones, chattily standing outside their plane as they arrive in Burbank, California, for “The No Filter Tour,” reminiscent of earlier days of rock n' roll press...

'Soul-consuming': Victim's family reflects on Durst case

Oct. 15, 2021 00:14 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — New York real estate heir Robert Durst was sentenced Thursday to life in prison without a chance of parole for the murder of his best friend more than two decades ago. Durst, 78, was convicted in Los Angeles Superior Court last month of first-degree...

Robert Durst sentenced to life in best friend's murder

Oct. 14, 2021 22:28 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — New York real estate heir Robert Durst was sentenced Thursday to life in prison without a chance of parole for the murder of his best friend more than two decades ago. Durst, 78, was convicted in Los Angeles Superior Court last month of first-degree...

New York real estate heir Robert Durst sentenced to life in California prison without parole for murder of best friend

Oct. 14, 2021 18:10 PM EDT
LOS ANGELES (AP) — New York real estate heir Robert Durst sentenced to life in California prison without parole for murder of best friend.

Source: DA seeking to indict Robert Durst in ex-wife's death

Oct. 09, 2021 08:23 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York prosecutor will seek an indictment in the coming weeks against millionaire real estate scion Robert Durst for the death of his former wife, Kathie Durst, who disappeared in 1982, a person familiar with the matter told The Associated Press on Friday. ...

Prosecutor: Jurors conclude Durst heir 'killed them all'

Sep. 18, 2021 11:29 AM EDT

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Robert Durst’s long, bizarre and deadly run from the law ended when a Los Angeles County jury convicted him in the murder of his best friend more than 20 years ago. The 78-year-old New York real estate heir, who was long suspected but never...

NY millionaire Robert Durst guilty of best friend’s murder

Sep. 17, 2021 22:56 PM EDT

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — A Los Angeles jury convicted Robert Durst on Friday of murdering his best friend 20 years ago, a case that took on new life after the New York real estate heir participated in a documentary that connected him to the slaying that was linked to his wife’s 1982...

Suspected of killing wife, acquitted of killing neighbor, NY millionaire Robert Durst convicted of best friend’s murder

Sep. 17, 2021 19:22 PM EDT
Suspected of killing wife, acquitted of killing neighbor, NY millionaire Robert Durst convicted of best friend’s murder.