It’s been almost seven years since Rebecca Zahau was found dead at her boyfriend’s California mansion
. The 32-year-old was found naked with her hands and feet bound hanging from a balcony. Her boyfriend’s brother, Adam Shacknai, who was staying in a guest house on the property, found Zahau and reportedly performed CPR while calling 911.TELL DR. PHIL YOUR STORY: Are you involved in a story that has made the headlines?
After a seven-week investigation, police determined that Zahau died by suicide, they claim, distraught over serious injuries, including brain damage, that her boyfriend’s son suffered while in her care just days prior.
Zahau’s family insists she would never take her own life. They claim she was murdered by Adam and were determined to take him to court. After having Zahau’s body exhumed three months after she was buried
and performing a second autopsy, the family says they believed there was enough evidence to prove Adam was responsible for her death.WATCH: What Rebecca Zahau’s Family Claims Happened To Her The Day She Died
On April 4, 2018, Adam was found civilly liable for Zahau’s death.
In an exclusive interview with Dr. Phil, Zahau’s sister, Mary, her husband, Doug, and their lawyer, Keith Greer, share details from the trial for the first time. What do they say about the judgment? And, Greer shares his thoughts on the defense arguments that Adam’s DNA was not found on any of the evidence. And on Tuesday’s episode of Dr. Phil
, hear what the family thinks really happened the day Rebecca died. Check here
to see where you can watch.Adam Shacknai maintains that he is innocent of any wrongdoing and did not kill Rebecca Zahau.TELL DR. PHIL YOUR STORY: Seeking justice?
Hear The 911 Call Made After Rebecca Zahau’s Naked Body Was Found Hanging – And What Her Sister Claims It Proves