The Staircase

60 minutes

An 8-part documentary series about the celebrated trial of Michael Peterson, a writer who is accused of murdering his wife, executive Kathleen Peterson, who was found dead at the bottom of a staircase in their home.

60 minutes

An 8-part documentary series about the celebrated trial of Michael Peterson, a writer who is accused of murdering his wife, executive Kathleen Peterson, who was found dead at the bottom of a staircase in their home.

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Watch The Staircase Season 2 Episode 2 - Final Appeal

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s2e2 Final Appeal
March 3, 2013
A revelation opens the door for Michael Peterson's appeal. The prosecution's blood spatter expert has been outed as a fraud, and the defense team seeks a retrial.
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Watch The Staircase Season 1 Episode 1 - Crime or Accident?

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s1e1 Crime or Accident?
April 4, 2005
In Part 1 of eight, executive Kathleen Peterson is found dead at the bottom of a staircase, and her devastated writer husband, Michael, is accused of killing her.
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Watch The Staircase Season 1 Episode 1 - Crime or Accident?
s1e1 Crime or Accident?
April 4, 2005
April 4, 2005
Crime or Accident?
Series Premiere
Watch The Staircase Season 1 Episode 2 - Secrets and Lies
s1e2 Secrets and Lies
April 4, 2005
April 4, 2005
Secrets and Lies
Watch The Staircase Season 1 Episode 5 - A Weak Case
s1e5 A Weak Case
April 18, 2005
April 18, 2005
A Weak Case
Watch The Staircase Season 1 Episode 7 - The Blowpoke Returns
s1e7 The Blowpoke Returns
April 25, 2005
April 25, 2005
The Blowpoke Returns
Watch The Staircase Season 1 Episode 8 - The Verdict
s1e8 The Verdict
April 25, 2005
April 25, 2005
The Verdict
Season Finale
Watch The Staircase Season 2 Episode 1 - Reopening the Case
s2e1 Reopening the Case
March 3, 2013
March 3, 2013
Reopening the Case
Season Premiere
Watch The Staircase Season 2 Episode 2 - Final Appeal
s2e2 Final Appeal
March 3, 2013
March 3, 2013
Final Appeal
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A great true crime story. If you liked Making a Murderer, you will probably like this. A bit dated, but the story is solid.
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