What happened to Michael Peterson? The true story behind Netflix’s The Staircase

What happened to Michael Peterson? The true story behind Netflix’s The Staircase

Michael Peterson’s wife was found dead at the bottom of the staircase in their North Carolina house on a December night in 2001, putting in motion one of the weirdest judicial cases in American history. The Staircase, Netflix’s newest docuseries, delves into the complicated case of Michael Peterson, a novelist who was convicted in 2003…