Kathleen Patton

Attorney Adam Says He's Seen Nothing Like Peterson Prosecution's Faux PasWhen the Drew Peterson murder trial ground once again to a halt because of a forbidden question Tuesday, it left Will County Judge Edward Burmila angry and a prominent defense attorney who was a spectator surprised.
Judge In Peterson Trial: Prosecution's 'Disrespect For The Court Is Shocking'Just hours after defense attorneys for Drew Peterson withdrew a motion for a mistrial over a mistake by prosecutors, testimony was halted again Wednesday and the judge angrily chided prosecutors after another witness discussed evidence barred from the trial, saying "the disrespect for the court is shocking."