Friday, May 18, 2012

Drew Peterson :Peterson told a Will County judge Thursday that he was on board with jury selection starting July 23.

May 18, 2012

Drew Peterson is set to go on trial — again.

The former Bolingbrook police sergeant was first scheduled to go on trial for murder in 2010, but a last-minute appeal by prosecutors in the highly publicized case triggered two years of delays. During that time, the original presiding judge retired, and a
Lifetime movie starring Rob Lowe as Peterson aired on television.

Peterson told a Will County judge Thursday that he was on board with jury selection starting July 23. His trial on charges he drowned his third wife,
Kathleen Savio, would begin July 30.

"Yes, your honor," Peterson told Judge Edward Burmila when asked if he was "comfortable" with that date. "I've been in solitary confinement for three years, your honor."....read more

http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/ct-met-drew-peterson-hearing-0517-20120518,0,2673112.story