Thomas Pontarelli

Motion For Mistrial Denied In Drew Peterson TrialThe judge in the Drew Peterson murder trial has denied a motion for a mistrial by the defense Thursday, although testimony by a witness the day before made him furious at prosecutors.
Prosecutors' 'Low Blow' Prompts Judge To Consider Mistrial In Peterson CaseThe second day of the Drew Peterson murder trial was cut short on Wednesday, when a witness testified about finding a bullet in his driveway -- believing Peterson planted it there to intimidate him -- and defense attorneys promptly sought a mistrial.