Christopher Vaughn Spent Nearly $5,000 At Strip Club Before Family KilledThe manager of a suburban strip club testified Thursday that Christopher Vaughn spent nearly $5,000 at the club during two visits in the days before his family was killed in 2007.
Minister: Stacy Said Drew Peterson Told Her To Lie To PoliceThe pastor to Drew Peterson's fourth wife testified Thursday that Stacy told him Drew asked her to lie to the police the day after Kathleen Savio's death.
Dead Wife's Father, Sisters Testify In Vaughn CaseThe Joliet trial of an Illinois man accused of killing his wife and three children has continued with testimony from the woman's father and sister.
Peterson Judge To Allow 'Hit Man' TestimonyThe judge in Drew Peterson's murder trial handed prosecutors a legal victory Tuesday by giving them the go-ahead to introduce evidence in coming days that the former suburban Chicago police officer sought to hire a hit man to kill his third wife for $25,000.
Jury In Vaughn Family Murder Trial Shown Graphic Photos Of VictimsJurors in Christopher Vaughn's family murder trial were shown graphic photos of the defendant's dead wife and three children, and prosecutors claimed Vaughn planned the murders as part of an "exit scenario" to get away from a troubled marriage and start a new life in the Canadian wilderness.
Doctor Testifies At Peterson Trial About Conflicting Savio AutopsiesFor a second day, the focus in the Drew Peterson murder trial has been the two autopsies that came to different conclusions about Kathleen Savio’s death, and the judge has had to tell the lawyers to stop bickering in front of jurors.
Trial To Begin Tomorrow In Vaughn Family MurdersAfter five years of legal proceedings and a few bizarre twists, the trial of a man accused of fatally shooting his wife and three children in an SUV in suburban Chicago is expected to begin Monday.
Drew Peterson Gets Visit From Son During TrialA nursing school classmate of Kathleen Savio’s testified Thursday that Savio talked about domestic violence committed against her by Drew Peterson, and showed her the marks that he had left.
Peterson Judge Opens Door For Previously Barred Hearsay TestimonyThe judge in the Drew Peterson murder trial said Wednesday he is not bound by rulings by the previous judge regarding hearsay evidence in the case, and is allowing previously barred testimony that Peterson allegedly threatened to kill Kathleen Savio and made it look like an accident.
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.
Peterson Trial: Neighbor Weeps While Testifying About Finding Savio's BodyIn opening statements for Drew Peterson’s long-awaited murder trial Tuesday, Will County State’s Attorney James Glasgow said Peterson once boasted that “he had learned enough to kill someone and make it look like an accident.”
A Look At The Jury That Will Decide Drew Peterson's FateDrew Peterson's future now rests with twelve of his fellow Will County citizens who will decide whether he's guilty of murder.
Judge Considering Bid For Retrial In Grisly Triple MurderLawyers are questioning witnesses in court today and tomorrow in their bid to get a new trial for one of the men convicted of the gruesome 1995 slayings of a pregnant woman and her two kids.
Drew Peterson In Court For Pre-Trial MotionsDrew Peterson was back in court Wednesday as prosecutors and defense attorneys hashed out what pieces of evidence should or should not be admitted when his murder trial starts next week.
Man Hopes Prosecutorial Misconduct Wins Him New Trial In Family Massacre CaseA man convicted in the 1995 murder of Debra Evans--in a plot to steal her unborn child--is hoping testimony of a former prosecutor can help him get a new trial.