UPDATE: Stanislaus County DA Drops Death Penalty Retrial for Scott PetersonThe Stanislaus County District Attorney will not attempt to retry the penalty phase of Scott Peterson's trial seeking the death penalty, according to court documents filed on Friday.
Retired Modesto Detective Still Convinced Scott Peterson Killed Pregnant Wife LaciA former Modesto police detective says nothing has changed in his mind in the years since Scott Peterson was convicted by a San Mateo County jury of killing his pregnant wife, Laci, and the couple's unborn son, Connor, in 2004.
Notorious Wife Killer Scott Peterson Will 'Never Be Convicted Of Murder Again,' Supporters SayScott Peterson was sentenced to death for the murder of his pregnant wife Laci and their unborn child in 2005, but after appeals, his death sentence was overturned and he could soon get a new trial.
Attorney: Amber Frey Will Testify If Scott Peterson Is Retried; 'The Truth Is The Truth'If convicted killer Scott Peterson is awarded a new trial, the star witness in the case nearly 20 years ago, Amber Frey, is again ready to take the stand, according to her attorney.
Condemned Killer Johnny Avila Jr. Dies Of Complications From COVID-19Condemned Fresno killer Johnny Avila Jr. has become the 10th inmate on San Quentin's Death Row to die of complications from COVID-19 since the current outbreak of the virus began last month.
San Quentin Death Row Inmate Troy Ashmus Dies Of Apparent COVID ComplicationsAnother murderer on death row at San Quentin State Prison has died of apparent complications related to COVID-19, the 12th inmate to die at the prison since the start of the pandemic.