| Jan 10, 2013
| 1:21 PM
A Will County judge is scheduled to hear Drew Peterson’s motion for a new trial on Feb. 19 and the next day has been set aside for a sentencing hearing at which prosecutors will put on evidence that he also murdered his fourth wife, Stacy.
| Dec 22, 2012
| 12:13 PM
In a continuation of the public falling out between two men who have represented Drew Peterson in court, attorney Joel Brodsky alerted police this week to an email from attorney Steve Greenberg that Brodsky claims made a threat against him.
| 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...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 1:30 AM
Drew Peterson continued efforts to overturn his murder conviction Thursday as his lawyers filed a biting post-trial document that accuses his former lead attorney of botching the case and threatening to reveal harmful information about the retired...
| 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...
| 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 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. ...
| 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...
| 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 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...