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Drew Peterson taps past attorneys for appeal

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Drew Peterson has tapped some of his previous attorneys to help appeal his murder conviction.

In court documents filed this week, Peterson said defense attorneys Steve Greenberg, John Heiderscheidt and David Peilet would handle his appeal.

Greenberg was among the former Bolingbrook police sergeant's six trial lawyers, while Heiderscheidt and Peilet joined the defense team before sentencing.

The 59-year-old Peterson is at the Menard Correctional Center in downstate Illinois serving a 38-year sentence for the murder of his third wife, Kathleen Savio.

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