The Murder of Laci Peterson

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  • TV-14
  • 2017
  • 1 Season
  • 7.4  (1,132)

This true-crime documentary re-examines the sensationalized murder of a young woman and the subsequent trial of her husband, who was convicted despite there being very little evidence that he committed the crime. Along with laying out the details of the case, the film also examines the role of the media and the public in the exploitation of the tragedy.

The Murder of Laci Peterson
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Seasons
Reasonable Doubt?
6. Reasonable Doubt?
September 19, 2017
New theories emerge in the wake of the verdict condemning Scott Peterson to death by lethal injection.
The Verdict
5. The Verdict
September 12, 2017
In what has become one of the most visible murder cases of all time, a jury wrestles with the facts in the Peterson case and produces a verdict that is cheered by thousands.
The Trial Begins
4. The Trial Begins
September 5, 2017
In the case of the State vs. Scott Peterson, the prosecution asks for the death penalty for the murders of Laci and Conner Peterson while the defense says Peterson is "stone cold innocent."
Most Hated Man in America
3. Most Hated Man in America
August 29, 2017
The bodies of Laci Peterson and her child turn up in San Francisco Bay; police arrest Scott Peterson, who soon becomes a national villain.
Media Frenzy
2. Media Frenzy
August 22, 2017
The appearance of Scott Peterson's girlfriend, Amber Frey, increases media attention on the case.
Missing in Modesto
1. Missing in Modesto
August 15, 2017
Laci Peterson, eight months pregnant, goes missing in Modesto, Calif., prompting a massive search and an intense police focus on her husband, Scott.
Description

This true-crime documentary re-examines the sensationalized murder of a young woman and the subsequent trial of her husband, who was convicted despite there being very little evidence that he committed the crime. Along with laying out the details of the case, the film also examines the role of the media and the public in the exploitation of the tragedy.

The Murder of Laci Peterson is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (6 episodes). The series first aired on August 15, 2017.

Where to Watch The Murder of Laci Peterson

The Murder of Laci Peterson is available for streaming on the A&E website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch The Murder of Laci Peterson on demand at Apple TV+, Amazon, Hulu, Vudu, A&E, The Roku Channel Free, Google Play, Apple TV, Amazon Prime and Pluto TV.

  • Premiere Date
    August 15, 2017
  • IMDB Rating
    7.4  (1,132)