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Durst, who was convicted of murdering his friend Susan Berman in 2000, gained renewed notoriety in 2015 after seeming to confess to three killings on HBO's The Jinx.
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Durst has been awaiting trial for five years — and the 76-year-old is in poor health.
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Durst will take the stand in his murder trial to say he “panicked and ran” after seeing his friend’s body, his attorney said in a stunning revelation.
A jailhouse phone call is the latest evidence that prosecutors say shows Durst was planning more violence.