These are the letters of support from Pedersen's family, friends and coworkers that were submitted to the court by the defense.

Celeste Meyeres, Kane County Commissioner & Chair of the Kane County Republican Party 

Gil Almquist, Washington County Commissioner

Kurt Loveless, CEO Kane County Hospital

Beth Stephens, Acute Care Nurse Manager, Kane County Hospital

Ferdie Rodriguez, Lab Manager, Kane County Hospital

Julia Sbragia, Chief Nursing Officer, Kane County Hospital

Shauna Crosby, Executive Administrative Assistant, Kane County Hospital

Nicole Ramirez, RN, Kane County Hospital

Sarah Boone, Behavioral Health & Social Services, Kane County Hospital

Dave Owens, Kane County employee

Devin Reed, IT Director Kane County

David Kirmeyer, Best Friends Animal Society, Kanab

Gaylee Porter, Best Friends Animal Society, Kanab

Jennifer Andrews, Sanctuary Content Creator, Best Friends Animal Society, Kanab

Shannon Henderson, Best Friends Animal Society, Kanab

Kay Syddall, Best Friends Animal Society, Kanab

Lisa Larkin, IT Training Specialist, Best Friends Animal Society, Kanab

Ray Clark, CEO Clark Electric, Kanab

Gordon Milligan, Kanab Fitness Center

Derick Johnson, Kaibab Processing LLC, Fredonia

Asta Battista, Coldwell Banker Realtor, Kanab

Benjamin Alderman, Quality Printing, Kanab

Gracie Buckman, Quality Printing, Kanab

Jared Close, Systems Engineer, Kanab

Ronnie Mutchie, Kane County Hospital, Housekeeping Dept Head

Jami Jaramillo, friend

Maggie Reed, friend, Kanab

Mona Marshall, wife of coworker

Mike Marshall, South Central Communications

Rosa & Leo Escobar, Escobar Mexican Restaurant, Kanab

Milka Douglass, babysitter


Adreanna Pedersen, wife

Bill Chatterley, stepfather

Shauna Wood, cousin

Brenda Banz, aunt

Casey Gifford, cousin

Ryan Pedersen, cousin

David Pedersen, uncle

George Brown, father in law

Julie Branham, aunt

Tresa Fish, aunt

Olyvia Chairez, sister in law

Shelia Pedersen, aunt