SAN MATEO (CBS13) — The judge in the Scott Person case just ruling that the convicted murderer be re-sentenced for the murder of his pregnant wife, Laci.
Peterson’s death sentence was overturned last year after the state supreme court found the judge in his trial made a series of errors in jury selection.READ MORE: 1 Person Seriously Hurt After 4-Vehicle Crash In Sacramento On Fruitridge Road
On Wednesday, the judge issued a tentative ruling to deny the defense the request to take depositions of the juror in question.READ MORE: Person Struck By Train In Turlock
With the ruling, Peterson’s next court date has been set for Oct. 6 where a date will be set for him to be re-sentenced. The district attorney’s office has said they will not be seeking the death penalty against Peterson this time.MORE NEWS: 'I Saw The Suffering In People's Faces: Sacramento Man Finds Strollers For War-Torn Refugees
Peterson is expected to be sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole in November.