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Scott Peterson appeals death sentence

MODESTO, Calif., July 6 (UPI) -- Scott Peterson, sentenced to death seven years ago in California for killing his wife and unborn child, has appealed his murder conviction.
Kaelin, Bobbitt to appear on 'The View'

Kaelin, Bobbitt to appear on 'The View'

NEW YORK, Feb. 16 (UPI) -- Former newsmakers Amber Frey, Paula Jones, Kato Kaelin, Jessica Hahn and John Bobbitt are to appear on "The View" in New York, ABC said Wednesday.
Scott Peterson writing Casey Anthony

Scott Peterson writing Casey Anthony

ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 29 (UPI) -- Convicted California killer Scott Peterson has been writing to suspected child killer Casey Anthony at a jail in Florida, a newspaper reported Wednesday.
Killer's ex-girlfriend may lose house

Killer's ex-girlfriend may lose house

CLOVIS, Calif., Sept. 19 (UPI) -- The California woman who became notorious as the girlfriend of convicted wife-killer Scott Peterson may lose her house to foreclosure.

FAA allows more aerospace self-regulation

EVERETT, Wash., Sept. 2 (UPI) -- Aerospace firms in Washington and elsewhere are increasingly taking over their own regulation, say industry experts.

Wrongful-death trial ordered for Peterson

MODESTO, Calif., June 7 (UPI) -- Convicted killer Scott Peterson will face a wrongful-death trial prompted by the family of his slain wife, a judge has ruled in California.

Author sees links in missing wife cases

JOLIET, Ill., April 30 (UPI) -- The author of a new book about murdered wives says she sees similarities between victims in her book and missing Illinois women Stacy Peterson and Lisa Stebic.

Ex-Boeing employee on trial

SEATTLE, March 26 (UPI) -- A former longtime Boeing employee is on trial in Seattle, accused of taking private company information and leaking it to the media.

Spector jury breaks for weekend

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 14 (UPI) -- A Los Angeles jury in music producer Phil Spector's trial on charges of killing Lana Clarkson ended its first week of deliberation without reaching a verdict.

Prosecutor in Scott Peterson case dies

MODESTO, Calif., Sept. 11 (UPI) -- Jim Brazelton, the former California district attorney who prosecuted Scott Peterson for the murder of his wife Laci and her fetus, has died at age 66.

Henry C. Lee risks sterling reputation

LOS ANGELES, June 3 (UPI) -- Famed U.S. celebrity lawyer Henry C. Lee is under the magnifying glass for suspicions he recently hid evidence from prosecutors.

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UPI almanac for Sunday, Nov. 12, 2006.
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CSI: Crime Scene Investment?

BOULDER, Colo., Aug. 30 (UPI) -- On the market, the five-bedroom, Tudor-style home in Boulder, Colo., where JonBenet Ramsey was killed in 1996 -- asking price, just under $1.8 million.

Scott Peterson case readied for appeals

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., July 15 (UPI) -- Scott Peterson, convicted of the 2002 murder of his pregnant wife Laci and their unborn child, is now able to appeal his case to the higher California courts.

Ex-jurors write books about Peterson trial

MODESTO, Calif., May 26 (UPI) -- Seven California jurors who sentenced Scott Peterson to death for the murder of his wife Laci and their unborn child are writing books for release this fall.

The Almanac

Today is Wednesday, April 19, the 109th day of 2006 with 256 to follow.
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The weekly UPI Almanac package for April 17-23, 2006.
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Today is Thursday, March 16, the 75th day of 2006 with 290 to follow.
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Today is Saturday, Nov. 12, the 316th day of 2005 with 49 to follow.
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Peterson in legal fight for insurance cash

MODESTO, Calif., Oct. 18 (UPI) -- Lawyers for convicted California wife-murderer Scott Peterson try this week to claim his right to collect $250,000 in life insurance benefits from her death. Peterson, 33, was convicted Nov. 12, 2004 of killing Laci Peterson and her unborn son in December

Wife of TV legal analyst found dead

LAFAYETTE, Calif., Oct. 16 (UPI) -- Police in Lafayette, Calif., say they are treating the death of the wife of a high-profile defense attorney and well-known TV commentator as homicide.

Knife found in Peterson yard analyzed

MODESTO, Calif., July 13 (UPI) -- Police in Modesto, Calif., are doubtful analysis of a stained knife found at the former home of convicted wife killer Scott Peterson will yield clues.

CBS pulls 'Martha' movie from May schedule

LOS ANGELES, April 20 (UPI) -- CBS has pulled the high-profile original movie "Martha: Behind Bars" from its May sweeps schedule, The Hollywood Reporter said Wednesday.

The Almanac

Today is Tuesday, April 19, the 109th day of 2005 with 256 to follow.
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