In addition to murder, prosecutors charged Mr. Blake, 68, with two counts of solicitation of murder, conspiracy and the special circumstance of lying in wait. Under California law a special circumstance can allow the death penalty to be a possibility.
Robert Blake, 83, to marry third wife 12 years after acquittal in death of second wife
"It is true that many people think Robert Blake is responsible for the death of Bonnie Lee Bakley," Beth Karas, a legal analyst who covered the murder trial told Inside Edition. "Should [Pamela] be worried? This is a woman who has known Blake for years, much longer than Bonnie Lee Bakley. Given that Pamela has known him for so many years she has nothing to worry about."