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Drew Peterson Defense

Drew Peterson's Attorneys Seek New Trial

Posted 11.16.2012 | Chicago

It's the saga that never ends: Convicted murderer Drew Peterson filed a motion in court Friday seeking a new trial -- or a tossed-out verdict. The ...

Peterson Gets Out Of Jail To Say Goodbyes

Posted 10.12.2012 | Chicago

Updated story Even killers have mothers, and Thursday, Drew Peterson was briefly released to visit his. Convicted of murdering his third wife, ...

Testimony Wraps In Peterson Trial, Final Arguments Next Week

AP | MICHAEL TARM | Posted 10.30.2012 | Chicago

JOLIET, Ill. — A judge sent jurors home after they heard the last testimony at Drew Peterson's murder trial on Thursday, saying they will return...

Drew Peterson's Son: 'I Believe My Dad Is Innocent'

AP | MICHAEL TARM | Posted 10.29.2012 | Chicago

JOLIET, Ill. — Drew Peterson's son stepped up Wednesday as the last witness before the defense rested, telling jurors in a calm, confident voice...

Peterson's Attorneys' First Witness: Savio Died Accidentally

AP | MICHAEL TARM | Posted 10.28.2012 | Chicago

JOLIET, Ill. — Forensic pathologists testified for the defense Tuesday that they believe Drew Peterson's third wife died of an accidental fall i...

No Acquittal In Drew Peterson Trial As Prosecution Rests

AP | MICHAEL TARM | Posted 10.27.2012 | Chicago

JOLIET, Ill. — Drew Peterson's defense team began Monday to try to counter the state's portrayal of the former suburban Chicago police officer a...

Drew Peterson's Attorneys To Mount Their 'Quick' Defense

AP | DON BABWIN and MICHAEL TARM | Posted 08.25.2012 | Chicago

JOLIET, Ill. -- And now it'll be Drew Peterson's turn. After four weeks of witnesses telling jurors that Peterson wanted ex-wife Kathleen Savio dead...

Drew Peterson's Only Female Defense Attorney Leaves Case

Herald News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

JOLIET -- Drew Peterson has lost another lady. Reem Odeh, the only woman among the eight lawyers to defend Peterson against charges he murdered his...