Defense In Kristin Smart Murder Hearing To Call Scott Peterson To TestifyLawyers for Paul Flores say Peterson and Smart knew each other while they both attended Cal Poly more than two decades ago. It's unclear when Peterson may testify, but the defense for Flores is making arrangements to transfer him to San Luis Obispo County from San Quentin.
Judge Orders New Hearing To Determine Whether Scott Peterson Should Get New TrialA judge has ordered a hearing to see if convicted killer Scott Peterson deserves a new trial, over possible juror misconduct.
Juror In Scott Peterson Trial Didn't Disclose Being Crime VictimA woman who eagerly sought to be a juror in the murder trial of Scott Peterson and who voted to sentence him to death committed misconduct by not disclosing she had been a crime victim, defense attorneys said Friday in their bid for a new trial.
DA Says They Won't Seek Death Penalty Again Even If Scott Peterson Gets New TrialCalifornia prosecutors said Tuesday that they won't again seek the death penalty against Scott Peterson in the 2002 slaying of his pregnant wife even if he is granted a new trial based on juror misconduct.
'Too Painful To Endure Once Again': Prosecutors Won't Retry Death Penalty For Convicted Killer Scott PetersonAfter consulting with the family of Laci Peterson, prosecutors will not pursue the death penalty for convicted killer Scott Peterson after his sentence in the 2002 murder case was overturned last summer, court documents confirmed.
'Justice System Has Failed Here': Scott Peterson's Sister-In-Law Says She Has Evidence That Could Exonerate HimThere's a push for a new trial with claims of new evidence nearly 20 years after Scott Peterson was convicted of killing his pregnant wife and unborn son. He was back in court this week to appeal his murder convictions and death sentence. His sister-in-law now says she has evidence that exonerates him.
Scott Peterson Makes Court Appearance On Tuesday For 2 HearingsConvicted killer Scott Peterson was back in court on Tuesday for a pair of hearings.
Scott Peterson Makes Quick Virtual Appearance In Court As Death Penalty Retrial LoomsConvicted killer Scott Peterson made a quick virtual appearance in a San Mateo court on Thursday.
Unemployment Claims Made In Scott Peterson And Other California Killers’ Names, Prosecutors SayAn unemployment claim has been filed in the name of convicted killer Scott Peterson - underscoring the fraud running rampant in California’s prisons and jails, prosecutors say.
Scott Peterson Will Stay In San Quentin Awaiting Possible RetrialAlmost 16 years to the day since he was convicted of murdering his wife and unborn son, a court decided Scott Peterson will stay in state prison while he moves closer to a possible retrial of his case.
Scott Peterson Requests To Remain At San Quentin State Prison, For NowFor the moment, convicted killer Scott Peterson will be staying put at San Quentin State Prison.