Robb did consult extensively with Shughart, the Dallas County Assistant District Attorney who has led the prosecution against Duntsch.
In a bonus episode of July 15 of Dr Mort podcast featuring a conversation between the two, Robb asked Shughart if she ever guessed the deal would go so A lot of attention. “I wasn’t expecting it at all,” the lawyer said. It did thinks, however, that people might think his office was crazy for going after Duntsch, with criminal charges involving medical malpractice extremely rare, especially in Texas.
“I was actually shocked that they filmed the entire trial… and it went beyond that,” Shughart said.
Robb told E! News, “I almost prefer to play with real people, just because I like the collaboration of being able to meet them and hear their opinion and their voice … It’s a great honor and, I don’t know, it is almost an added challenge. “