A year later, the couple returned to the same hotel room in Huntsville to have sex in the same room, Robinette said, adding that she’s unsure if her sister told anyone else about the encounter.
Robinette also described sexual abuses she and her sister, mother and cousins endured at the hands of a family member.
A struggle ensued and the mother held Lindsey off with a spoon before shooting him.
Robinette, who has been in touch with detectives but has not yet spoken with her nieces and nephews, recalled how David Turpin appeared to have some wealth and kept the family in good homes and cars and kept season passes to Disneyland.
“Every time I was on the phone with Louise it was always perfect,” Robinette said.
But I think there was something about the run-up to the election: I really noticed that women were being more openly demeaned and discredited and then, with a presidential candidate boasting of committing sexual assault on audio tape, I thought, I'm the father of a six-and-a-half year-old daughter; if I'm going to do something about this for the future generations, now is the time.
It was then that Sigal Avin, a good friend and the writer and director of the Israeli anti-harassment film campaign, Zematrid, approached me.