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The Robert Durst murder trial under way with jury selection

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Jury selection began Wednesday, the long-awaited murder trial of billionaire real-estate heir Robert Durst, who is in charge of the award of the best boyfriend in Los Angeles for nearly two decades.

Durst, 76, appeared in court wearing khakis and a plaid tweed jacket, and it requires the help of his defense attorneys, Dick Guerin, and David Chesnoff to get out of his prison, in a wheelchair and stand up.

Superior Court Judge Mark Windham, the lead attorneys, and members of the legal team and the defendant to the prospective jurors.

BILLIONAIRE ROBERT DURST IS BACK IN THE SPOTLIGHT WHEN HE IS CONFRONTED WITH A MURDER COST IN THE BEST FRIEND OF THE DEAD

“Can you stand, Bob?” Guerin asked, as he helped him up and gave him the law: “And this is my client’s best interest, Bob is Willing.”

– In This Jan. 6, 2017, in a file photo, real estate heir Robert Durst has been on wheels in a courtroom in Los Angeles Superior Court, Airport Branch Los Angeles, california. Conference faces investigation in to the murder of his best friend, over 20 years ago. Jury selection will begin on Wednesday, Jan.19, 2020, in Los Angeles, california. (Mark Boster/Los Angeles Times via AP Pool,File)

Prospective jurors are screened to make sure they are able to serve for up to three months.

The high-profile trial to come out of a cold case which Could be the wife, Kathleen, who disappeared in a New York suburb in 1982, and have never seen or heard of again. Her body was never found and was eventually declared legally dead. Scientists have long suspected that she was murdered by Him.

The prosecutors in the lay-out of the case and the details of what Could have killed his best friend, Susan Berman, a fiercely loyal spokesman for him after Kathleen’s disappearance, to keep her quiet about the information she may have known about his involvement in his wife’s demise.

The netherlands, as the daughter of Las Vegas mobster, was found in a pool of her own blood, with a gunshot wound to the back of the head, and in a couple of days before Christmas, in the year 2000.

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Very indirectly, it will refer to the alleged confession by the Conference, was by accident, due to the HBO filmmakers who want him to interview you for a documentary about the life of a two-part series, “The Jinx: The Life and death of Robert Durst” at the end of 2015.

In the series, it Could appear in a cryptic note sent to the police in the Netherlands the address in the to read its “BODY”, which ultimately led investigators to the discovery of her body after the murder. Prosecutors say that the block-letter handwriting matches previous letters written by the Conference to the Netherlands, even including the same misspelling of the location in Beverly Hills, california — as the “BEVERLEY.”

On the camera, it Could be denied to the writing of the note, and said, “only the killer could have written it. He, too, was not in a position to differentiate in between the notes, and additional examples of his own handwriting before.

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The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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