Category: Carl and Vicki Peterson

Husband of faith healer jailed for drugging his wife

Psychiatrist in court: DHS steps in for wife, records say A Tulsa psychiatrist who used psychotropic medicine to drug his wife — once a prominent faith healer and evangelist — has been jailed, ordered to wear an ankle monitor and told to stay half a mile away from the woman, records show. The bizarre court case involving Dr. Carl R. Peterson and his wife, Martha “Vicki” Peterson, began a year ago, when the Department of Human Services took custody of Vicki Peterson in an emergency guardianship. Though such cases are usually sealed under state law, Carl Peterson filed some public