Isiah Benford had been charged with failing to notify at least 11 sexual partners that he has HIV, resulting in at least three women becoming infected.
Peterson was serving a prison sentence in the 2004 slaying of Kathleen Savio when he was convicted last year of trying to hire someone to kill the prosecutor.
Some are accusing the Terre Haute mayor of supporting the project only because he's hoping it will help his city's struggling budget.
Authorities say the couple failed to provide adequate nutrition and follow-up medical care for their disabled 5-year-old daughter.
An autopsy found methamphetamine in Cameron Hoopingarner's system.
Mayor Bennett says the tax increase is not to make the budget bigger, it's to pay for existing services that lost funding when revenues decreased.
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Sheriff Greg Ewing says the child was blind and weighed less than 15 pounds.
An Illinois Department of Corrections spokeswoman said Peterson was transferred but declined to say why or where, citing security.
City officials, including Mayor Duke Bennett, supported the casino.