Peterson murder trial

Crime, Law and JusticeTrials and ArbitrationCrimeHomicideScott Peterson
Peterson murder trial Scott Peterson listens intently at the beginning of the defense closing arguments in Redwood City, Calif., on Nov. 2. Peterson was convicted on Nov. 12 of murdering his pregnant wife, Laci, and the fetus she was carrying. The jury recommended he be sentenced to death. AP/Fred Larson