| Oct 9, 2012
| 7:27 PM
As Drew Peterson awaits sentencing for murder, a new attorney is seeking to overturn his conviction based on possible mistakes made by his defense team leader, court records show.
Naperville attorney John Paul Carroll filed documents Tuesday in Will...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 6:44 AM
Drew Peterson spent a few moments beside his mother's casket at a Darien funeral home this week, a low-profile visit granted by Will County Jail officials.
Peterson, who last month was convicted of murdering his third wife, spent about 15 minutes at...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 12:36 PM
Drew Peterson backed his longtime attorney in court today after a legal skirmish by another defense team to intervene in his post-trial motions.
Lead counsel Joel Brodsky and attorneys John Paul Carroll and Michelle Gonzalez clashed over who will...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 3:27 PM
A key piece of testimony in prosecutors’ case against Drew Peterson – statements his now-missing fourth wife made to a pastor about what she saw Peterson doing around the time his third wife drowned in a bathtub – might be allowed at...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 11:05 AM
Prosecutors in the Drew Peterson case cannot bring the bathtub where Kathleen Savio drowned into the courtroom to be inspected by jurors, a Will County judge ruled this morning.
Prosecutors said they could reinstall the bathtub in Savio’s...
| 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...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 2:49 PM
Jury selection began today in the long-awaited trial of Drew Peterson, accused of killing his third wife, Kathleen Savio, in 2004. Check here throughout the day for continual updates from the courtroom.
4:30 p.m. Peterson gets involved in jury...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 1:56 PM
Drew Peterson began the uphill battle to overturn his murder conviction today, filing a motion for a new trial that could force his former lead attorney to testify about how he allegedly botched the case.
Peterson, 58, was convicted in September of...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 9:19 AM
Christopher Vaughn was sentenced to four life terms this morning for fatally shooting his wife and three children after pulling off an expressway in 2007.
Vaughn looked over his shoulder at his family as he was led away after being sentenced by Judge...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 7:16 PM
Drew Peterson carefully appraised every prospective juror who took a seat in a Joliet courtroom Tuesday, then later nodded or shook his head when his attorneys asked whether to fight to keep them.
He remained closely involved as the final jurors were...
| Jul 14, 2011
The letter below was sent by Chicago attorney Walter Maksym to a variety of people and companies involved in the production of the film “Ladykiller: The Drew Peterson Story” July 12, 2011 Please be advised that I represent Drew W.......