Sixteen years ago, Scott Peterson became a national villain after he was convicted of murdering his pregnant wife, Laci.

The media and the public couldn’t get enough of it. But Peterson insists to this day that he is not responsible for Laci’s death, and his family has been fighting for what they call justice, in hopes of getting a new trial for Peterson. His sister-in-law Janey claims everything people believe to be true about the case is not, with the exception that Scott was unfaithful. She brings evidence to Dr. Phil she says will prove Peterson didn’t murder Laci. Will Janey’s new evidence help change the minds of the Dr. Phil audience?

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Nancy Grace
Gloria Gomez
Janey Peterson
Mark Godsey, author of Blind Injustice: A Former Prosecutor Exposes the Psychology and Politics of Wrongful Convictions

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You can watch An American Murder Mystery: Scott Peterson on ID GO, the Investigation Discovery app

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