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Has Scott Peterson had an execution date set as of 2015?

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As of October 2015, there is no execution date set for Scott Peterson. Many inmates on California's death row, including Scott Peterson, have long waits for execution dates pending appeals.

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As of 2015, Scott Peterson has served 10 years in prison on death row. The average time to hear death penalty appeals case by the California Supreme Court is 15 years, but in some cases it can be as high as 25 years. Scott Peterson was convicted of murdering his wife and unborn son in 2002. He was found guilty and sentenced to death in 2004. His life on death row includes access to a basketball court.

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