| Jul 3, 2012
| 8:50 PM
The bathtub Drew Peterson's third wife drowned in won't be brought into court at his trial later this month, a judge ruled Tuesday, but jurors still might be allowed to see it if authorities reinstall the tub in her Bolingbrook home.
Judge Edward Burmila...
| Jul 4, 2012
| 6:45 AM
Prosecutors in Drew Peterson's upcoming murder trial have failed to convince a judge to let them bring in the bathtub where Peterson's third wife was found dead.
Kathleen Savio was killed in 2004; but it took a second autopsy, years later, to determine...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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 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.
| 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...