Truth and Lies: The Murder of Laci Peterson
Tonight, NEW SPECIAL, 9 p.m. ET (ABC)
Why You Should Watch: The tragedy that befell Laci Peterson — who vanished on Christmas Eve in 2002, with her body and that of her unborn son found near San Francisco Bay several months later — has been revisited in several television projects, and this new program is the latest to consider what happened. Though herfamily initially defended him, her husband Scott became a suspect after his extramarital affairs were discovered, and he eventually was arrested and given a death sentence.