After many years of trial, we believed it was time to finally end this case by dismissal. David Rudolf explains why he left the case, and why he believed dismissal was the best option in an Inside View of “The Staircase Chapter 11: Looking for Closure”.
I went to the hearing on the motion to dismiss hopeful, but as I watched it unfold, I began to worry. David Rudolf explains more in an Inside View of “The Staircase Chapter 12: Between Anger and Despair”.
After 16 years Michael’s case had finally drawn to a close. Attorney David Rudolf explains shocking new revelations and the closing of the 16 year case in an Inside View of “The Staircase Chapter 13: Flawed Justice”.
For me, the importance of The Staircase is not whether an owl was involved in Kathleen Peterson’s death. But since it has generated such interest, I will provide my thoughts on the “owl theory” here, to respond to the questions and skepticism on social media.