Michael Peterson looks to his family as Durham County Sherrif's deputies lead him away on Oct. 10, 2003, after a jury found him guilty of first degree murder in the death of his wife Kathleen Peterson.
Michael Peterson looks to his family as Durham County Sherrif's deputies lead him away on Oct. 10, 2003, after a jury found him guilty of first degree murder in the death of his wife Kathleen Peterson. N&O Staff file photo
Michael Peterson looks to his family as Durham County Sherrif's deputies lead him away on Oct. 10, 2003, after a jury found him guilty of first degree murder in the death of his wife Kathleen Peterson. N&O Staff file photo

PETERSON TRIAL: Verdict: Guilty - Durham novelist sentenced to life term in wife's death

October 11, 2003 12:00 AM