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Chicago Tribune
State Supreme Court rules teen cannot be tried by jury in girl's killingteen charged with killing 14-year-old Endia Martin in 2014 is not entitled by l
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 hours ago
teen charged with killing 14-year-old Endia Martin in 2014 is not entitled by law to a jury trial in juvenile court, the Illinois Supreme Court ruled Thursday. Attorneys for the shooting suspect, who was 14 at the time of Endia’s fatal shooting,... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Jim Dey: Judicial woes routine in compromised St. Clair CountyDuebbert is limited to administrative duties while LeChien's post remains vacan
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
Duebbert is limited to administrative duties while LeChien's post remains vacant. Chris Bonjean, a spokesman for the Illinois Supreme Court, said the high court has "no plans" to fill LeChien's post by appointment because Chief Judge Gleeson... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Dennis Hastert accuser's lawsuit invokes Monica Lewinsky, Anita Hillturned 18. The accuser is now in his 50s. “Allowing this case to proceed would
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
turned 18. The accuser is now in his 50s. “Allowing this case to proceed would require the court to ignore 100 years of Illinois Supreme Court precedent,” attorney John Ellis said in an earlier motion to dismiss. “(The accuser) waited more than... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Tom's #Mailbag, Oct. 13, 2017the hospital property tax exemption case," said Snider. He is referring to the
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
the hospital property tax exemption case," said Snider. He is referring to the legal case, which went all the way to the Illinois Supreme Court and is now back before the circuit court, regarding the tax-exemption status of the two Urbana... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Family of Boy Violently Beaten at Middle School Files Suitnot a lawsuit for damages," the Goldberg Weisman Cairo Law Firm said in the sta
NBC Chicago / Posted 6 days ago
not a lawsuit for damages," the Goldberg Weisman Cairo Law Firm said in the statement, "but rather a petition filed under Illinois Supreme Court rules that allows for civil discovery to take place to identify what, if any, claims may exist and who... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
What Jaguars owner Khan said today on Trump, NFL owners and a $20 minimum wageanthem at a September game. In remarks today at the Crain's event, which inclu
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 6 days ago
anthem at a September game. In remarks today at the Crain's event, which included Joyce Foundation's Ellen Alberding, Illinois Supreme Court Justice Anne Burke, Ingredion's Ilene Gordon and Quintin Primo III of Capri Investment Group, Khan... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
A good ruling for bad sheriff's officersbecause the merit board was not lawfully constituted. This time, the judge agre
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
because the merit board was not lawfully constituted. This time, the judge agreed. So did the appellate court. The Illinois Supreme Court recently turned down Sheriff Tom Dart’s request to hear an appeal. What’s the problem? The law says... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Jim Dey: Case has defense lawyer on hot seatnature from Champaign County or the state of Illinois comes to mind. Writing in
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
nature from Champaign County or the state of Illinois comes to mind. Writing in the 2008 case of People v. Sims, the Illinois Supreme Court cited a previous precedent in which it noted that it has "condemned the practice of conceding guilt... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Schaumburg woman to ask Rauner to void her sentence in death of disabled daughtermanslaughter for giving a fatal overdose of medication to her daughter Courtney
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
manslaughter for giving a fatal overdose of medication to her daughter Courtney in 2015, will seek commutation now that the Illinois Supreme Court has denied her request to appeal her sentence, attorney Thomas Glasgow said. The denial last week... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Illinois Supreme Court won't review firefighter death caseSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - The Illinois Supreme Court says it won't review an app
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 8 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - The Illinois Supreme Court says it won't review an appeals court decision overturning the conviction of a truck driver accused a causing a wreck that killed a central Illinois firefighter. The (Bloomington) Pantagraph... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Illinois Supreme Court won't review Bloomington firefighter death caseSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Supreme Court says it won't review an app
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 8 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Supreme Court says it won't review an appeals court decision overturning the conviction of a truck driver accused a causing a wreck that killed a central Illinois firefighter. The (Bloomington) Pantagraph... Read more
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Daily Herald
Illinois Supreme Court won't review firefighter death caseSPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- The Illinois Supreme Court says it won't review an appeals
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- The Illinois Supreme Court says it won't review an appeals court decision overturning the conviction of a truck driver accused a causing a wreck that killed a central Illinois firefighter. The (Bloomington) Pantagraph reports... Read more
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Daily Herald
Court declines to hear appeal in case over daughter's deathSCHAUMBURG, Ill. -- The Illinois Supreme Court has dealt a setback to a suburba
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
SCHAUMBURG, Ill. -- The Illinois Supreme Court has dealt a setback to a suburban Chicago woman who pleaded guilty in the death of her severely disabled daughter. The court last week declined to hear an appeal of the sentence for 57-year-old Bonnie... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
After legal fight, Cook Co. taxpayers could be on the hook for back pay in fired deputy casesor turn to the state legislature for help, officials say. Sheriff Tom Dart's o
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
or turn to the state legislature for help, officials say. Sheriff Tom Dart's office is weighing its options after the Illinois Supreme Court declined in late September to review a "potentially disastrous" appellate court ruling that calls into... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
A Life Remembered: Danville business titan always sought ways to giveindividual. I've not met many individuals with the insight and wisdom and knowl
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
individual. I've not met many individuals with the insight and wisdom and knowledge and involvement he has."* * * * * Illinois Supreme Court Justice Rita Garman has known the Mervises since she and her late husband, Gill, arrived in Danville... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Jim Dey: Changing map drawingcollected as a means of placing a proposed constitutional amendment on the Nove
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
collected as a means of placing a proposed constitutional amendment on the November 2016 ballot. Democrats used their 4-3 Illinois Supreme Court majority to strike the measure from the ballot, giving Madigan the reprieve he expected and... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
In rare step, Illinois Supreme Court removes judge from pair of civil casesIn what legal observers describe as a highly unusual move, the Illinois Supreme
Chicago Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
In what legal observers describe as a highly unusual move, the Illinois Supreme Court has for a second time in two years removed the same Cook County judge from a pending wrongful death case in civil court. Last year, the state's high court took the... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Illinois Supreme Court ruling casts doubt on power-line projectsof a $2.2 billion high-voltage power line that would cross south-central Illino
SaukValley.com / Posted 17 days ago
of a $2.2 billion high-voltage power line that would cross south-central Illinois are considering their options after the Illinois Supreme Court rejected a similar project in the Rock Island region. Justices concluded that the $600 million Rock... Read more
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Northwest Herald
NIU Greek leaders say times have changed 5 years after student's alcohol-related deathrejected the case in 2015. The family appealed in May and is waiting to hear ba
Northwest Herald / Posted 18 days ago
rejected the case in 2015. The family appealed in May and is waiting to hear back after making an oral argument with the Illinois Supreme Court, Ruth Bogenberger said. “It’s important as ever now to show that Greek life isn’t just about these... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
High court deals another blow to Clean Line projectLine Energy’s plans to build a wind power transmission line through Illinois an
Bureau County Republican / Posted 19 days ago
Line Energy’s plans to build a wind power transmission line through Illinois and Iowa took another hit last week. The Illinois Supreme Court on Sept. 21 unanimously ruled that the Rock Island Clean Line project does not meet the state’s... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Greek life leader on hazing: 'We're better than that'rejected the case in 2015. The family appealed in May and is waiting to hear ba
Daily Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
rejected the case in 2015. The family appealed in May and is waiting to hear back after making an oral argument with the Illinois Supreme Court, Ruth Bogenberger said. Five members of Wheaton College's football team were recently charged with... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
City Club of Chicago: Illinois State Finances: What’s Next?addressed the over $100 billion backlog of unpaid pension debt. The bill was la
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 21 days ago
addressed the over $100 billion backlog of unpaid pension debt. The bill was later struck down as unconstitutional by the Illinois Supreme Court. Providing a social safety net and administering a fair criminal justice system are two of the most... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Ex city lawyer suspended over Chicago civil case information AP News | 09/27/17 08:09 PM CHICAGO (AP) -- The Illinois Supreme Court has s
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 21 days ago
AP News | 09/27/17 08:09 PM CHICAGO (AP) -- The Illinois Supreme Court has suspended a former city of Chicago lawyer accused of withholding information in a civil case related to the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
city lawyer suspended over Chicago civil case informationCHICAGO (AP) — The Illinois Supreme Court has suspended a former city of Chicag
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 21 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) — The Illinois Supreme Court has suspended a former city of Chicago lawyer accused of withholding information in a civil case related to the fatal 2011 police shooting of an unarmed black man. The Chicago Tribune reports that Jordan... Read more
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Daily Herald
city of Chicago lawyer suspended for withholding infoCHICAGO -- The Illinois Supreme Court has suspended a former city of Chicago la
Daily Herald / Posted 21 days ago
CHICAGO -- The Illinois Supreme Court has suspended a former city of Chicago lawyer accused of withholding information in a civil case resulting from the fatal police shooting of an unarmed black man. The Chicago Tribune reports the 90-day... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Former city of Chicago attorney accused of withholding information in police shooting suspended for 90 daysThe Illinois Supreme Court has issued a 90-day suspension to a former city of C
Chicago Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
The Illinois Supreme Court has issued a 90-day suspension to a former city of Chicago lawyer accused of withholding information in a civil case stemming from a fatal police shooting, according to a recently released decision. The punishment reflects... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Paxton B&B: Taking appeal to state Supreme CourtCHICAGO — A Christian bed-and-breakfast west of Paxton is asking the Illinois S
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
CHICAGO — A Christian bed-and-breakfast west of Paxton is asking the Illinois Supreme Court to reverse the Illinois Human Rights Commission's finding that the B&B discriminated against a same-sex couple six years ago, along with the $80,000 in... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Crystal Lake lawyer facing gun, DUI charges has law license suspendedyou. Have a nice day,” Franz allegedly said in a voicemail message to Larkin on
Northwest Herald / Posted 25 days ago
you. Have a nice day,” Franz allegedly said in a voicemail message to Larkin on Sept. 14, 2016. The ARDC, an agency of the Illinois Supreme Court, investigates alleged wrongdoing by Illinois attorneys, holds hearings on specific charges and... Read more
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My Suburban Life
Crystal Lake lawyer facing gun, DUI charges has law license suspendedyou. Have a nice day,” Franz allegedly said in a voicemail message to Larkin on
My Suburban Life / Posted 25 days ago
you. Have a nice day,” Franz allegedly said in a voicemail message to Larkin on Sept. 14, 2016. The ARDC, an agency of the Illinois Supreme Court, investigates alleged wrongdoing by Illinois attorneys, holds hearings on specific charges and... Read more
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SaukValley.com
High court deals another blow to Clean Line projectby the Illinois Commerce Commission in 2014, but an Aug. 10 appellate court rul
SaukValley.com / Posted 26 days ago
by the Illinois Commerce Commission in 2014, but an Aug. 10 appellate court ruling reversed the ICC's decision. The Illinois Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the appellate court's ruling. Clean Line Energy’s plans to build a wind power... Read more
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Newsmax
Drew Peterson Conviction Upheld by Illinois CourtDrew Peterson's conviction was upheld Thursday by the Illinois Supreme Court, w
Newsmax / Posted 27 days ago
Drew Peterson's conviction was upheld Thursday by the Illinois Supreme Court, which ruled that the use of hearsay testimony to convict the former Chicago-area police officer in the death of his third wife was proper. The high court, in a unanimous... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Illinois Supreme Court upholds Drew Peterson convictionThe Illinois Supreme Court affirmed disgraced former Bolingbrook police Sgt. Dr
Northwest Herald / Posted 27 days ago
The Illinois Supreme Court affirmed disgraced former Bolingbrook police Sgt. Drew Peterson’s 2012 murder conviction. The court handed down its 40-page decision Thursday morning, and the Will County state’s attorney, the prosecutor who put Peterson... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Illinois court upholds murder conviction of Drew Petersontestimony to convict former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson in the de
SaukValley.com / Posted 27 days ago
testimony to convict former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson in the death of his third wife was proper, the Illinois Supreme Court ruled Thursday in upholding the conviction. The high court, in a unanimous decision , found that... Read more
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Boston Globe
Illinois court upholds murder conviction of Drew Petersontestimony to convict former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson in the de
Boston Globe / Posted 27 days ago
testimony to convict former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson in the death of his third wife was proper, the Illinois Supreme Court ruled Thursday in upholding the conviction. The high court, in a unanimous decision, found that... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Illinois court upholds murder conviction of Drew Petersontestimony to convict former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson in the de
Bangor Daily News / Posted 27 days ago
testimony to convict former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson in the death of his third wife was proper, the Illinois Supreme Court ruled Thursday in upholding the conviction. The high court, in a unanimous decision, found that... Read more
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CBS News
Court upholds murder conviction of Drew Petersontestimony to convict former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson in the de
CBS News / Posted 27 days ago
testimony to convict former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson in the death of his third wife was proper, the Illinois Supreme Court ruled Thursday in upholding the conviction. The high court, in a unanimous decision, found that... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Illinois Supreme Court rules on Rock Island Clean Line project - Utilities NewsThe Illinois Supreme Court has dealt a punishing blow to the proposed clean-pow
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 27 days ago
The Illinois Supreme Court has dealt a punishing blow to the proposed clean-power "super highway" designed to transmit output from Iowa and Dakotas wind farms to the Chicago market. The state's high court today upheld an Illinois Appellate Court... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Court Upholds Drew Peterson's Murder Convictiontestimony to convict former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson in the de
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 27 days ago
testimony to convict former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson in the death of his third wife was proper, the Illinois Supreme Court ruled Thursday in upholding the conviction. The high court, in a unanimous decision, found that... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Court Upholds Drew Peterson's Murder Convictiontestimony to convict former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson in the de
NBC Connecticut / Posted 27 days ago
testimony to convict former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson in the death of his third wife was proper, the Illinois Supreme Court ruled Thursday in upholding the conviction. The high court, in a unanimous decision, found that... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Court Upholds Drew Peterson's Murder Convictiontestimony to convict former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson in the de
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 27 days ago
testimony to convict former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson in the death of his third wife was proper, the Illinois Supreme Court ruled Thursday in upholding the conviction. The high court, in a unanimous decision, found that... Read more
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NBC New York
Court Upholds Drew Peterson's Murder Convictiontestimony to convict former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson in the de
NBC New York / Posted 27 days ago
testimony to convict former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson in the death of his third wife was proper, the Illinois Supreme Court ruled Thursday in upholding the conviction. The high court, in a unanimous decision, found that... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Court Upholds Drew Peterson's Murder Convictiontestimony to convict former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson in the de
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 27 days ago
testimony to convict former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson in the death of his third wife was proper, the Illinois Supreme Court ruled Thursday in upholding the conviction. The high court, in a unanimous decision, found that... Read more
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NBC Washington
Court Upholds Drew Peterson's Murder Convictiontestimony to convict former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson in the de
NBC Washington / Posted 27 days ago
testimony to convict former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson in the death of his third wife was proper, the Illinois Supreme Court ruled Thursday in upholding the conviction. The high court, in a unanimous decision, found that... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Court Upholds Drew Peterson's Murder Convictiontestimony to convict former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson in the de
NBC Bay Area / Posted 27 days ago
testimony to convict former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson in the death of his third wife was proper, the Illinois Supreme Court ruled Thursday in upholding the conviction. The high court, in a unanimous decision, found that... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Illinois court upholds murder conviction of Drew Petersonphoto provided by the Illinois Department of Corrections shows former Bolingbro
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 27 days ago
photo provided by the Illinois Department of Corrections shows former Bolingbrook, Ill., police officer Drew Peterson. The Illinois Supreme Court ruled Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017, that the use of hearsay testimony to convict Peterson in the death of... Read more
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Daily Herald
Prosecutor applauds ruling in Drew Petersonformer suburban Chicago police officer Drew Peterson of first-degree murder in
Daily Herald / Posted 27 days ago
former suburban Chicago police officer Drew Peterson of first-degree murder in the death of his third wife calls an Illinois Supreme Court ruling upholding the verdict the "ultimate vindication." The Illinois Supreme Court ruled Thursday... Read more
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NBC Miami
Court Upholds Drew Peterson's Murder Convictiontestimony to convict former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson in the de
NBC Miami / Posted 28 days ago
testimony to convict former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson in the death of his third wife was proper, the Illinois Supreme Court ruled Thursday in upholding the conviction. The high court, in a unanimous decision, found that... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Court rules hearsay use OK against Drew PetersonIll. (AP) - The Latest on Drew Peterson's murder conviction in the death of his
WGEM Quincy / Posted 28 days ago
Ill. (AP) - The Latest on Drew Peterson's murder conviction in the death of his third wife (all times local): The Illinois Supreme Court says hearsay statements by Drew Peterson's third and fourth wives were properly used against him in a... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Live now: Illinois Supreme Court upholds Drew Peterson murder convictionCHICAGO – The Illinois Supreme Court has upheld the murder conviction of Drew P
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 28 days ago
CHICAGO – The Illinois Supreme Court has upheld the murder conviction of Drew Peterson for the 2004 death of his third ex-wife, Kathleen Savio. JOLIET, IL – MAY 21: Former Bolllingbrook, Illinois police officer Drew Peterson leaves the Will County... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Illinois court upholds murder conviction of Drew Petersontestimony to convict former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson in the de
The Middletown Press / Posted 28 days ago
testimony to convict former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson in the death of his third wife was proper, the Illinois Supreme Court ruled Thursday in upholding the conviction. The high court, in a unanimous decision , found that... Read more
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