CHICAGO (KMOV.com) - An attorney is attempting to get a new trial for Drew Peterson.
John Paul Carroll, an attorney form Naperville, IL filed a document seeking a new trial for Peterson. Carrol claims mistakes were made during the trial. Carroll, however is not Peterson's attorney. Peterson's lawyer says Carroll was only consulted about Peterson's police pension and has no authority to file an appeal on Peterson's behalf.
Peterson was recently convicted for killing his wife, Kathleen Salvio. He is scheduled to be sentenced next month.