| Sep 6, 2012
| 4:32 PM
I had (and have) no doubt that Drew Peterson murdered Kathleen Savio but I had significant doubt that jurors would convict him of the crime, as they did today, on the evidence presented against him. Also, despite the chesty declarations......
| Sep 6, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Drew Peterson was found guilty of murdering his third wife, Kathleen Savio, on Thursday (Sept. 6), eliciting gasps of shock from the courtroom gallery in Joliet, Ill....
| Sep 7, 2012
| 4:32 AM
A roundup of state and local news-review and weekly political chat shows. Descriptions provided by the broadcast outlets in most cases: Chicago Tonight: The Week in Review WTTW-Ch. 11: Host Joel Weisman with Chuck Goudie, ABC-7 News - Mick Dumke,......
| Aug 9, 2013
| 1:11 PM
Prosecutors are taking issue with Drew Peterson’s defense team in the latest turn of the convicted murderer’s appeal.
Will County State’s Attorney James Glasgow filed a motion this week drawing attention to what he considers a conflict...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 5:52 PM
Poor Virginia Welch. In "Prosecuting Casey Anthony" (7 p.m. Jan. 19, Lifetime; 2 stars out of 4), not only does she have the thankless task of playing "the most hated woman in America," but she has to do so with barely any dialogue.
Welch cries a lot,...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 1:21 PM
A Will County judge is scheduled to hear Drew Peterson’s motion for a new trial on Feb. 19 and the next day has been set aside for a sentencing hearing at which prosecutors will put on evidence that he also murdered his fourth wife, Stacy.
| Dec 22, 2012
| 12:13 PM
In a continuation of the public falling out between two men who have represented Drew Peterson in court, attorney Joel Brodsky alerted police this week to an email from attorney Steve Greenberg that Brodsky claims made a threat against him.
| Dec 14, 2012
| 1:30 AM
Drew Peterson continued efforts to overturn his murder conviction Thursday as his lawyers filed a biting post-trial document that accuses his former lead attorney of botching the case and threatening to reveal harmful information about the retired...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 8:24 AM
In an unusual motion, Drew Peterson's former defense attorney is calling his defense-team rival "mentally ill," accusing him of leaking documents to the Chicago Tribune and speculating that he may be called to testify before a grand jury investigating his...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 2:41 PM
State police and FBI agents ended their five-day search for Stacy Peterson at a Shorewood forest preserve without finding her body, officials said.
The ongoing search has raised speculation that maybe investigators have found new clues in the case. ...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 4:03 PM
On Friday, Drew Peterson asked a judge to throw out his conviction for the murder of third wife Kathleen Savio or grant him a new trial.
Peterson's re-formed legal team presented his appeal Friday to Will County Judge Edward Burmilla.
The appeal cites...