| Sep 6, 2012
| 7:06 PM
The final juror to change his mind and decide that Drew Peterson was guilty of killing his third wife Kathleen Savio says he was persuaded by hearsay testimony.
“It was only the hearsay that convicted him," said Ron Supalo of Bolingbrook.
| Sep 7, 2012
| 1:02 PM
Jurors in the Drew Peterson trial met with the media.
2:05 p.m. Jury did not know about near mistrials
Teresa Mathews said it was clear to the jury that calling divorce attorney Harry Smith to testify was a mistake by the defense....
| Sep 10, 2012
| 10:22 AM
Just days after a jury found him guilty of murdering his third wife, lawyers for Drew Peterson filed a motion this morning to dismiss a wrongful death lawsuit against the former Bolingbrook police sergeant.
Peterson was found guilty Thursday of murdering...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 4:19 PM
Drew Peterson has fired the attorney who loudly warned against calling Kathleen Savio’s divorce lawyer as a defense witness – a move which Peterson’s lead counsel insisted upon and many considered a devastating miscalculation....
| May 24, 2012
| 4:59 PM
Will County prosecutors will be back in court Friday, after filing an emergency motion to curtail all parties in the Drew Peterson case from discussing legal and logistical matters via e-mail.
The motion to “limit electronic communication”...
| 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...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 3:27 PM
A key piece of testimony in prosecutors’ case against Drew Peterson – statements his now-missing fourth wife made to a pastor about what she saw Peterson doing around the time his third wife drowned in a bathtub – might be allowed at...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 11:05 AM
Prosecutors in the Drew Peterson case cannot bring the bathtub where Kathleen Savio drowned into the courtroom to be inspected by jurors, a Will County judge ruled this morning.
Prosecutors said they could reinstall the bathtub in Savio’s...
| 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...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 1:56 PM
Drew Peterson began the uphill battle to overturn his murder conviction today, filing a motion for a new trial that could force his former lead attorney to testify about how he allegedly botched the case.
Peterson, 58, was convicted in September of...
| 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...