| Sep 10, 2012
| 10:41 AM
Just days after a jury found him guilty of murdering his third wife, lawyers for Drew Peterson filed a motion this morning to dismiss a wrongful death lawsuit against the former Bolingbrook police sergeant.
Peterson was found guilty Thursday of murdering...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 4:19 PM
Drew Peterson has fired the attorney who loudly warned against calling Kathleen Savio’s divorce lawyer as a defense witness – a move which Peterson’s lead counsel insisted upon and many considered a devastating miscalculation....
| Sep 16, 2012
The Drew Peterson jury made news recently with its guilty verdict — and with its unusual note to the judge asking for the definition of "unanimous." And jury deliberation is expected later this month in another major case, the Christopher Vaughn...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 4:15 PM
For several hours on Friday, the judge and lawyers in the Drew Peterson murder trial have been hammering out the details of the jury instructions.
Peterson is in the courtroom for this meeting, but the jurors are not. The jury will return Tuesday for the...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 1:46 PM
The judge presiding over Drew Peterson's murder trial again denied a defense motion for a directed verdict acquitting the former Bolingbrook police sergeant of killing his third wife, Kathleen Savio.
Defense attorneys and prosecutors spent about four...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 7:33 PM
On the day after his 18th birthday, the youngest son of Drew Peterson and Kathleen Savio visited the courtroom where his father is on trial, charged with drowning his mother.
Kris Peterson also signed a waiver of his claims in a pending wrongful death...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 2:11 AM
Two investigators who led what prosecutors say was an inept inquiry into the 2004 drowning of Kathleen Savio are expected to take the stand today in the Drew Peterson murder trial.
Savio's death was at first treated as a household accident. Prosecutors...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 4:17 AM
It's been more than five years since the early summer morning when Christopher Vaughn flagged down a passing motorist on a dusty frontage road near Channahon, sparking one of the most horrific cases in Will County history.
Prosecutors say Vaughn shot his...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 4:33 PM
I'm not saying that an actor can't ugly up to play a role, but this news is ridiculous: Rob Lowe will star as accused wife killer Drew Peterson in Lifetime's TV movie "The Drew Peterson Story, aka Lady Killer."
Ahhh, Lifetime, I do love your torn-from-...
| May 19, 2011
| 4:57 AM
Two years ago this month, Drew Peterson was arrested for the murder of his third wife, Kathleen Savio. He is also a suspect in the disappearance of his fourth wife, Stacy Peterson.
Soon after his arrest, a judge prohibited him from talking to the media....
| Jul 3, 2012
| 8:50 PM
The bathtub Drew Peterson's third wife drowned in won't be brought into court at his trial later this month, a judge ruled Tuesday, but jurors still might be allowed to see it if authorities reinstall the tub in her Bolingbrook home.
Judge Edward Burmila...