| Apr 12, 2012
| 7:26 PM
It is a major setback to the Drew Peterson defense team-- an appeals court ruling today that so-called ‘hearsay evidence’ can be used by prosecutors preparing to try the former Bolingbrook cop for the murder of his third wife.
What the ruling...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 11:39 AM
Drew Peterson's defense attorney is sharing his assessment of how his client's murder trial is going.
"I think earlier on I said they hadn't laid a glove on us. I think as we're here today (Tuesday) maybe they've gotten a few jabs through, but they...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 10:25 AM
Five days before his murder trial begins, Drew Peterson is in court for a final pre-trial hearing in Joliet Wednesday.
The former Bolingbrook police officer is charged with killing his third wife, Kathleen Savio, in 2004. She was found dead in a dry...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 11:55 AM
Jury selection began Monday in the Drew Peterson murder trial, but before it started, a possible blow was dealt to the prosecution.
Judge Judge Edward Burmila decided that the hearsay statements from Peterson’s wives to friends and relatives are...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 1:44 PM
Jury selection continues today for Drew Peterson's trial on charges that he murdered his third wife, Kathleen Savio, in 2004.
Five men and three women were seated late Monday after 12 hours of questioning. By midday today, all 12 jurors had been...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 2:57 PM
Covering a local story as heavily scrutinized as the Drew Peterson trial requires foresight, planning and teamwork.
Peterson is on trial for the 2004 murder of his third wife, Kathleen Savio. Reporters Steve Schmadeke, Andy Grimm and Matthew Walberg will...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 1:02 PM
The trial has been recessed until Thursday morning while defense attorneys consider whether to pursue a mistrial.
Jurors have been sent home, and the trial is to resume at 9 a.m.
Drew Peterson's defense attorneys filed a motion for a mistrial...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 9:00 AM
Drew Peterson is on trial for the murder of his third wife, Kathleen Savio. Check here for the latest WGN videos on the trial.
| Aug 3, 2012
| 6:02 AM
There will be no mistrial in Drew Peterson's murder trial.
Will County judge Edward Burmila ruled Thursday that jurors must ignore some forbidden testimony Wednesday by a neighbor of murder victim Kathleen Savio, Peterson's estranged wife.
| Aug 3, 2012
| 7:45 PM
Kathleen Savio's sister took the stand Friday and delivered the first hearsay testimony at Drew Peterson's murder trial.
Peterson is accused of killing Savio - his third wife - in 2004 and making it look like she accidentally drowned in her bathtub....
| Aug 9, 2012
| 7:49 PM
An official with the Will County Coroner's office testfified today that he thought Kathleen Savio's death was "suspicious". But Deputy Coroner Michael VanOver admitted he never spoke up about it.
VanOver was the first witness on the stand today at...