Recent Event Highlights: Peterson files motion for retrial, Peterson files second motion, State rejects Peterson's appeal, Peterson files for an appeal, Peterson convicted of murdering Kathleen, Kathleen's autopsy results released to public, and 6 more...
David Rudolf, one of Peterson's defense attorneys, filed a motion for a new trial in light of recent evidence about possible mistakes conducted by SBI agent Duane Deaver. Deaver was a key witness for the prosecution and presented evidence on blood patterns. http://www.wral.com/news/local/story/9119055/
According to the report, Kathleen had at least seven deep cuts to the back of her head and bruises on her hands, arms and face.The report concluded that a struggle had ensued and Kathleen's death did not result from falling down a flight of stairs. http://www.wral.com/news/local/story/101083/
A Durham grand jury indicts Peterson on first-degree murder charges. He is denied bond one day later while prosecutors determine whether or not they will seek the death penalty. http://www.wral.com/news/local/story/100647/