California high court rejects Scott Peterson's death penalty

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The California Supreme Court has overturned the two thousand five death sentence for Scott Peterson in the slaying of his pregnant wife the court upheld Scott Peterson's two thousand for murder conviction in the killing of laci Peterson who was then eight months pregnant with their unborn son Connor investigators said that on Christmas Eve in two thousand two Peterson dumped the bodies from his fishing boat into San Francisco Bay where they surfaced months later the court explained Peterson contends his trial was flawed for multiple reasons beginning with the unusual amount of pre trial publicity that surrounded the case they said we reject Peterson's claim that he received an unfair trial as to guilt and thus affirmed his convictions for murder I'm surely apple

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