| Feb 19, 2011
| 10:55 AM
Oak Brook police and fire commissioners dismissed police officer Stephen Peterson today for obstructing an investigation into the disappearance of the wife of his father, Drew Peterson.
Commissioners voted 3-0 to terminate the 31-year-old officer, who...
| May 8, 2012
| 6:30 AM
Drew Peterson's defense attorneys don't want any mention of his missing wife, Stacy Peterson, at his upcoming murder trial.
He's accused of killing his third wife, Kathleen Savio.
Her death was originally ruled an accident, but investigators exhumed her...
| 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”...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 10:42 AM
The judge in Drew Peterson's pre-trial hearings issued three rulings on "hearsay" evidence.
Peterson is charged with murdering his third wife, Kathleen Savio. He's also the prime suspect in the disappearance of his fourth wife, Stacy Peterson.
| 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 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...
| 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....
| Jul 26, 2011
| 2:27 PM
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...
| Aug 30, 2011
| 10:07 AM
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...
| 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...