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Stacy Peterson

Stacy Peterson
The missing wife of former Bolingbrook, Ill., police sergeant Drew Peterson, Stacy Peterson disappeared in October 2007. No one has been charged in the case, which generated huge media attention, with the focus on Mr. Peterson. Stacy was his fourth wife and he is now in jail on murder charges in the 2004 death of his previous wife, Kathleen Savio. Mr. Peterson has pleaded not guilty. He has not been charged in connection with Stacy's disappearance, but has denied any responsibility there, too.
The missing wife of former Bolingbrook, Ill., police sergeant Drew Peterson, Stacy Peterson disappeared in October 2007. No one has been charged in the case, which generated huge media attention, with the focus on Mr. Peterson. Stacy was his fourth wife and he is now in jail on murder charges in the 2004 death of his previous wife, Kathleen Savio. Mr. Peterson has pleaded not guilty. He has not been charged in connection with Stacy's disappearance, but has denied any responsibility there, too. « Show less

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  • Drew Peterson police pension hearing begins in Bolingbrook

    Drew Peterson police pension hearing begins in Bolingbrook
    Bolingbrook officials held a hearing Friday to determine whether former Sgt. Drew Peterson should lose his annual $79,000 police pension after being convicted of murdering his wife, but they haven't come to any conclusions yet. To revoke his pension,...
  • Drew Peterson to return to court over murder-for-hire allegations

    Drew Peterson to return to court over murder-for-hire allegations
    Drew Peterson will be back in a downstate courtroom Tuesday morning, as prosecutors lay out their case against him in an alleged murder-for-hire plot targeting Will County State's Attorney James Glasgow. Peterson, 61, was accused last month of...
  • Drew Peterson's hit man charge echoes 2012 rant against prosecutor

    Drew Peterson's hit man charge echoes 2012 rant against prosecutor
    A bitter Drew Peterson stood in a courtroom two years ago and demanded that Will County State’s Attorney James Glasgow look him in the eye. “Never forget my face,” Peterson said as his voice shook with rage. “Never forget what...
  • Drew Peterson, expected to file appeal next month, has a lot to say

    Drew Peterson, expected to file appeal next month, has a lot to say
    Drew Peterson is expected to formally challenge his conviction next month — and his attorneys apparently have plenty to say about it. Peterson's lawyers recently submitted their third request for permission to exceed the 50-page limit imposed on...
  • Peterson lawyers cite attorney, judge mistakes in appeal

    Peterson lawyers cite attorney, judge mistakes in appeal
    Drew Peterson continued the uphill battle to overturn his murder conviction this week, as his lawyers filed an appeal arguing that both his former defense attorney and the trial judge made mistakes that prejudiced the jury against him. In a filing...
  • Prosecutors in Peterson trial can't bring bathtub into court

    Prosecutors in Peterson trial can't bring bathtub into court
    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...
  • Judge upholds Oak Brook's decision to fire Drew Peterson's son

    Judge upholds Oak Brook's decision to fire Drew Peterson's son
    Drew Peterson's son deserved to lose his police badge for his actions following the 2007 disappearance of Peterson's young wife, a DuPage County judge ruled this morning. Stephen Peterson, 33, was fired from the Oak Brook Police Department in 2011 after...
  • Drew Peterson's attorneys petition again for his release

    Drew Peterson's attorneys petition again for his release
    Drew Peterson's attorneys filed a request for his release from jail with the Illinois Supreme Court today, as prosecutorial appeals in the highly publicized murder case have delayed his trial for more than a year. The defense already has lost similar...
  • Appeals court upholds limits on Drew Peterson hearsay evidence

    Appeals court upholds limits on Drew Peterson hearsay evidence
    Will County prosecutors were dealt a significant setback in the Drew Peterson case today, as an appellate court refused their request to allow critical hearsay statements at the ex-Bolingbrook police officer’s murder trial. In a divided opinion...
  • Drew Peterson prosecutors seek to limit email use by lawyers in case

    Drew Peterson prosecutors seek to limit email use by lawyers in case
    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”...
  • Judge in Peterson trial: Pastor may testify about statements Stacy Peterson made

    Judge in Peterson trial: Pastor may testify about statements Stacy Peterson made
    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...