Scott Peterson Found Guilty

The jury in the Scott Peterson double murder trial has found him guilty of first degree murder in the death of his pregnant wife Laci, and guilty of second degree murder in the death of their unborn son, Conner. First-degree murder convictions carry the death penalty or life in prison. Second-degree murder convictions carry a sentence of 15 years to life in prison for each count. The judge has scheduled the penalty phase of the trial to start November 22nd. Peterson faces a possible death sentence.