Drew Peterson

Stacy Peterson (Supplied Photo)

Stacy Peterson’s Family Won’t Have Her Declared Legally Dead After All

Seven years ago Tuesday, Stacy Peterson disappeared from her home in Will County, never to be seen again, and her family said they are now reconsidering a decision to file papers to declare her legally dead.

10/28/2014

Drew Peterson is serving a 38-year prison term for the murder of his third wife, Kathleen Savio, in 2004. (Credit: Illinois Department of Corrections)

Drew Peterson Might Lose $79,000 Police Pension

Officials in southwest suburban Bolingbrook could begin an effort to strip former cop Drew Peterson of his pension, following his conviction for killing his third wife, Kathleen Savio.

03/20/2014

Stephen Peterson

Court Upholds Firing Of Drew Peterson’s Son From Police Force

A trial judge previously determined police and fire commissioners in Oak Brook was justified in firing officer Stephen Peterson after concluding he’d obstructed the investigation into the disappearance of his father’s fourth wife.

12/13/2013

Photo Of Stacy Peterson (CBS)

Family Of Stacy Peterson Marks Six Year Anniversary Of Her Disappearance

Six years ago today, Stacy Peterson disappeared from her home in Bolingbrook and her family is marking the anniversary.

10/28/2013

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Judge Upholds Firing Of Drew Peterson’s Son By Oak Brook PD

His lawyer says Drew Peterson’s son is likely to appeal a judge’s ruling today that upheld his firing as a police officer.

03/18/2013

Drew Peterson's state prison mugshot (Illinois Department of Corrections)

Peterson’s Attorneys Step Aside, Seek Public Appellate Defender

Convicted killer Drew Peterson’s lawyers have quietly withdrawn from the appeal of his murder conviction.

03/06/2013

Drew Peterson's state prison mugshot (Illinois Department of Corrections)

Drew Peterson Transferred To State Prison In Southern Illinois

The Illinois Department of Corrections confirms Peterson, 59, arrived Thursday at Menard Correctional Center near Chester, Ill.

02/28/2013

Drew Peterson (Credit: Will County Jail)

Drew Peterson Moved To State Prison In Pontiac To Begin Sentence

Less than a day after declaring his innocence at the top of his lungs during his sentencing hearing, former Bolingbrook cop Drew Peterson was transferred from the Will County Jail to a state prison in Pontiac to begin serving his 38-year sentence for murder.

02/22/2013

Drew Peterson (Credit: Will County Jail)

Drew Peterson Gets 38 Years For Murder Of Kathleen Savio

Following a rambling, bizarre and emotional plea in which he forcefully denied being a killer, Drew Peterson was sentenced to 38 years in prison Thursday for murdering his third wife Kathleen Savio nearly 10 years ago.

CBS Chicago–02/21/2013

Drew Peterson (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Judge To Decide Thursday Afternoon In Peterson Case

Drew Peterson’s lawyers tried to make a case today for a new trial. The judge will rule on that motion at 1 p.m. Thursday and if he denies it, the case enters the sentencing phase reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser from the Will County courthouse.

02/20/2013

Drew Peterson (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Judge Expected To Rule Wednesday On Peterson Trial

Drew Peterson’s feuding current and former lawyers, Steve Greenberg and Joel Brodsky, squared off in court today as the defense seeks a new trial. WBBM’s Mike Krauser reports it was not the showdown that some were expecting.

02/19/2013

Drew Peterson (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Drew Peterson Back In Court Tuesday To Ask For New Trial

Convicted murderer Drew Peterson goes back to court in Will County tomorrow, hoping to convince a judge to grant him a new trial, reports WBBM’s Regine Schlesinger.

02/18/2013

Drew Peterson (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Peterson’s Lawyers Want Brodsky’s Financial Records

Drew Peterson’s attorneys got some of what they wanted from former colleague Joel Brodsky, but not everything.

02/01/2013

Drew Peterson (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Expert Claims Drew Peterson Unlikely To Get Conviction Reversed

A DePaul University Legal Analyst is giving Drew Peterson only a slim chance for reversal of his murder conviction.

01/11/2013

Drew Peterson (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Judge To Hear Peterson Request For New Trial Next Month

On Thursday, Judge Edward Burmila set a Feb. 19 hearing date for the motion for a new trial.

CBS Chicago–01/10/2013

Drew Peterson

Attorney Calls Latest Brodsky Motion ‘Beyond Bizarre’

Drew Peterson’s former lawyer, Joel Brodsky has filed an unusual motion, attacking his former co-counsel, Steve Greenberg, and suggesting he might have given prosecutors new evidence against Peterson.

12/18/2012

Drew Peterson

Peterson’s Legal Argument Probably Won’t Fly, Lawyers Say

Drew Peterson’s former lawyers are weighing in on a motion filed by his current lawyers, arguing for a new trial, based, in part, on the decision to call a witness whose testimony was damaging to the defense.

12/14/2012

Drew Peterson

Peterson Lawyers Seek New Trial, Claiming Mistakes By Brodsky

Drew Peterson’s lawyers have filed a motion seeking to have his conviction tossed out, because of ineffective counsel by former lead defense attorney Joel Brodsky.

WBBM Newsradio–11/16/2012

Photo Of Stacy Peterson (CBS)

Search For Stacy Peterson Enters Fourth Day

A new search for the remains of Drew Peterson’s missing fourth wife was in its fourth day on Thursday.

11/08/2012

Hammel Woods near Shorewood, Ill. (CBS)

Cops Search Forest Preserve, Stacy Peterson’s Sister At Scene

The FBI and Illinos State Police searched a southwest suburban forest preserve Monday afternoon — attracting the attention of the sister of the missing Stacy Peterson, although authorities wouldn’t say what they were looking for.

11/05/2012

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