| Feb 19, 2013
| 7:16 PM
Joel Brodsky, once the lead attorney in Drew Peterson's murder trial, was waiting in the hallway Tuesday when his former legal teammates asked that he be brought to the stand.
Brodsky refused to enter the courtroom, and a deputy relayed the message to...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 4:41 PM
Drew Peterson has been relocated to his third prison in less than a week.
The former Bolingbrook police sergeant is now at Menard Correctional Center, a maximum security facility that is currently on lockdown because of a recent assault on staff...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 10:53 AM
Drew Peterson's son deserved to lose his police badge for his actions following the 2007 disappearance of Peterson's young wife, a DuPage County judge ruled this morning.
Stephen Peterson, 33, was fired from the Oak Brook Police Department in 2011 after...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 10:47 AM
Attorney Joel Brodsky announced Tuesday that he is withdrawing as Drew Peterson's defense attorney.
In the weeks after he was convicted of murdering his third wife, Kathleen Savio, it was clear that Peterson was wavering and had serious doubts about Joel...
| 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...
| 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...
| Feb 21, 2013
Retired Illinois police Sgt. Drew Peterson has been sentenced to 38 years in prison for the murder of his third wife, Kathleen Savio....
| Sep 7, 2012
| 3:55 AM
JOLIET, Ill. -- An Illinois jury on Thursday found former Chicago-area police sergeant Drew Peterson guilty of murder in the 2004 death of his ex-wife.
The jury of seven men and five women deliberated for nearly 14 hours total before delivering its...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 1:37 PM
In May, 2009, WGN Radio, working with Karen Conti and the late Greg Adamski, produced a mock trial featuring closing arguments and jury deliberations using facts from the Drew Peterson case. As the real case is now reaching the trial phase, we thought it...
| Feb 16, 2011
| 7:02 PM
In attempting to get hearsay statements admitted in Drew Peterson’s murder case, Will County prosecutors today found themselves arguing against the very law they helped create.
Saddled with a botched police investigation several years ago, State&...