San Mateo County officials are still waiting to be reimbursed for the price tag of Scott Peterson´s double murder trial.
A Judge says 90 days of jury selection and the 6-month long trial cost San Mateo County $700,000. Just a little over half the cost has been reimbursed. The trial was ordered moved from Stanislaus County, where the crime occurred , because of pre-trial publicity . Peterson was sentenced to death for the murder of Laci Peterson and her unborn son.