| 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...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 6:41 AM
Drew Peterson is asking for a re-trial with new defense attorneys.
Peterson was convicted of murdering his third wife, Kathleen Savio; since then his legal team has endured one firing, one resignation and a lot of finger-pointing.
Now two new...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 5:27 AM
Convicted murderer Drew Peterson was back in court on Friday, and Joel Brodsky remains on his defense team. John Carroll and Michelle Gonzalez are out.
Peterson was convicted in September of killing his third wife Kathleen Savio. Brodsky has been...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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 7, 2013
| 4:53 AM
Joel Brodsky, an attorney who represented Drew Peterson before he withdrew from the legal team in October, has filed a libel lawsuit against attorney Steven Greenberg and Tribune Co., among others.
Brodsky says that a letter obtained by the Chicago...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 5:38 PM
A day after his former colleague on Drew Peterson’s defense team filed a libel lawsuit against him, lawyer Steven Greenberg fired back in a news release, calling Joel Brodsky’s complaint “frivolous” and filled with accusations made...