Wednesday, March 24, 2010
Dismissal of Lawrence vehicular homicide charge
Barbara Kay Huff won a dismissal of a vehicular homicide charge in State v. Peng, a Douglas County prosecution. The State had claimed that Mr. Peng killed a man with his vehicle after failing to properly clear his windshield of frost. Judge Sally Pokorny ruled there was insufficient evidence to support the crime. Here is coverage of the case by the Lawrence Journal World.