Illinois' murder trial of the century

Sep 24, 2012

Peterson Attorney: Co-Counsel a Dictator

Peterson Attorney: Co-Counsel a Dictator

In his 15-page letter shared with the media, Steve Greenberg lashes out at Joel Brodsky, accusing him of leading the legal team like a dictator and fabricating lies to make himself looking better.

Sep 12, 2012

Drew Peterson Fires Defense Attorney

Drew Peterson Fires Defense Attorney

Attorney Steve Greenberg says convicted murderer blindly follows another member of his counsel.

Sep 7, 2012

Smith Testimony Sealed Peterson Verdict: Jury

Smith Testimony Sealed Peterson Verdict: Jury

"The hearsay testimony from Stacy was the biggest part of it," jurors told reporters Friday.

Sep 7, 2012

Does Drew Defense Have Case for Appeal?

Does Drew Defense Have Case for Appeal?

Attorneys for convicted murderer Drew Peterson said it's a "dark day in America" when someone can be convicted on hearsay evidence.

Sep 6, 2012

What About Stacy Peterson?

What About Stacy Peterson?

State’s attorney plans to review evidence surrounding the disappearance of Drew Peterson's fourth wife.

Sep 7, 2012

Peterson Guilty of First-Degree Murder

Peterson Guilty of First-Degree Murder

Jurors deliberated for about 14 hours before reaching their decision.

Sep 6, 2012

"Finally Somebody Heard Kathleen's Cries"

"Finally Somebody Heard Kathleen's Cries"

Savio family says Stacy Peterson is "next for justice."

Sep 6, 2012

Peterson Trial: Live Blog

Peterson Trial: Live Blog

Drew Peterson, a former Bolingbrook police sergeant, awaited trial for more than three years on charges he killed his third wife, Kathleen Savio.

Sep 6, 2012

Drew's Jurors: "What Does Unanimous Mean?"

Drew's Jurors: "What Does Unanimous Mean?"

As deliberations reached the 12-hour mark in the Drew Peterson murder trial, jurors came back Thursday with another question, their fifth.

Jul 29, 2014

Cassandra Cales: Stacy Heard Verdict Against Drew Peterson

Cassandra Cales: Stacy Heard Verdict Against Drew Peterson

9/6/2012: Cassandra Cales expresses hope that the first-degree murder conviction against Drew Peterson leads to information that helps find her sister, Stacy Peterson.

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