| Apr 12, 2012
| 12:36 PM
Will County prosecutors have scored a significant victory in their case against Drew Peterson, with an appellate court granting their request to use several hearsay statements at the former Bolingbrook police officer's murder trial.
In a divided...
| 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...
| Jan 16, 2012
| 1:49 PM
It's rare that you can say a piece of television is inevitable. But throughout the media circus following the disappearance of Stacy Peterson, the notion that there would be a Drew Peterson Lifetime movie was about as close to a sure thing as you could...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 4:52 PM
I’d get in a heap of trouble if I wrote my opinion on whether Drew Peterson was guilty of murder. The makers of the new Lifetime movie, “Drew Peterson: Untouchable” (7 p.m. Jan. 21, Lifetime; 1 star), however, do not have a problem...
| Jan 21, 2012
| 8:39 PM
Sitting Saturday in the Will County Jail, Drew Peterson watched a Lifetime movie about the five years leading up to his arrest and found it "hysterical."
His missing fourth wife's family, meanwhile, was stunned by the inaccuracies and jumbled timeline....
| Jan 23, 2012
| 1:32 PM
Lifetime's "Drew Peterson: Untouchable" movie generated record viewership, the network said Monday, averaging about 5.8 million total viewers when it aired Jan. 21.
I wonder how many of them made watching it a drinking game. It'd be easy to do. Each time...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 4:33 PM
I'm not saying that an actor can't ugly up to play a role, but this news is ridiculous: Rob Lowe will star as accused wife killer Drew Peterson in Lifetime's TV movie "The Drew Peterson Story, aka Lady Killer."
Ahhh, Lifetime, I do love your torn-from-...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 6:35 AM
Drew Peterson says he's a little disappointed that Rob Lowe will play him in a movie being made by the Lifetime network.
"If I was ever in a movie, I was hoping that I would be portrayed by Denzel Washington, but I guess Rob Lowe is OK," Peterson told...
| Sep 19, 2011
| 3:52 PM
The Illinois Supreme Court has denied Drew Peterson’s request to be released from jail while prosecutors appeal a critical aspect of his high-profile case.
The defense already had lost similar efforts at the trial, appellate and state supreme court...
| 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 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...