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Illinois' murder trial of the century

Thursday, Aug 23, 2012

Head Trauma Expert Details Savio Injuries

Head Trauma Expert Details Savio Injuries

Pathologist Mary Case testified that a 2-inch gash on the back of Kathleen Savio's head could not have caused her to pass out.

Monday, Aug 20, 2012

Judge: Savio Friend "Facially Unreliable"

Judge: Savio Friend "Facially Unreliable"

The judge overseeing former police officer Drew Peterson's murder trial on Friday barred important hearsay testimony meant to undercut the former suburban Chicago police officer's alibi in the death of his third...

Thursday, Aug 16, 2012

Pathologist: Savio was Murdered

Pathologist: Savio was Murdered

But under aggressive questioning by the defense, Dr. Larry Blum conceded that some of his well-respected counterparts disagreed and still maintained her death was an accident.

Tuesday, Aug 28, 2012

Drew Peterson's Attorneys Begin Defense

Drew Peterson's Attorneys Begin Defense

Attorneys on Monday paraded six witnesses in rapid order in their attempt to prove the defendant didn't kill his third wife, Kathleen Savio.

Monday, Aug 27, 2012

Will Drew Take the Stand?

Will Drew Take the Stand?

Lead defense attorney Joel Brodsky said he has about 10 witnesses to call during what is expected to be two days of testimony. The defense is certain to call first on Savio's divorce attorney, Harry Smith.

Friday, Aug 24, 2012

Peterson Prosecutors Sounding Less Confident

Peterson Prosecutors Sounding Less Confident

Prosecution expected to rest case Monday.

Thursday, Aug 23, 2012

Jeff Ruby Tossed From Drew Peterson Trial

Jeff Ruby Tossed From Drew Peterson Trial

Jeff Ruby was seen locking eyes with Drew Peterson and mouthing a two-word slur.

Wednesday, Aug 15, 2012

Peterson Judge Again Scolds Prosecutors

Peterson Judge Again Scolds Prosecutors

Prosecution's witness reveals details about his investigation into Kathleen Savio's death the judge didn't want to hear.

Wednesday, Aug 15, 2012

Defense Drops Motion for Peterson Mistrial

Defense Drops Motion for Peterson Mistrial

Peterson says he wants the current jury to decide the case.

Tuesday, Aug 14, 2012

Peterson Judge Allows Cop to Testify on Savio Report

Peterson Judge Allows Cop to Testify on Savio Report

Tuesday's proceedings began Tuesday with testimony from a forensic pathologist.

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