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The Staircase: The Blow Poke Returns (S1EP7 Netflix 25 Apr 2005)

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The Blow Poke Returns: Kathleen’s sisters pore over Michael’s writings. Jurors visit the staircase at Michael’s home. A vital piece of evidence reappears.

Cast: Michael Peterson (Himself), Bill Peterson (Himself), Ron Guerette (Himself), Tom Maher (Himself), David Rudolf (Himself),

Airdate: 25 Apr 2005 on Netflix

Series: The Staircase Season 1 Episode 7

Show Info: Academy Award-winning documentary filmmaker, Jean-Xavier de Lestrade, presents a gripping courtroom thriller, offering a rare and revealing inside look at a high-profile murder trial. In 2001, author Michael Peterson was arraigned for the murder of his wife Kathleen, whose body was discovered lying in a pool of blood on the stairway of their home. Granted unusual access to Peterson’s lawyers, home and immediate family, de Lestrade’s cameras capture the defense team as it considers its strategic options