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Judge Tosses Some Evidence In Player Death Trial

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - A Jefferson County judge has thrown out about 1,000 pages of statements and evidence in the trial of a former high school coach charged in the death of a player last year.Circuit Judge Susan Schultz Gibson said Monday the documents were turned over to defense attorneys too close to the time of trial, which is just getting under way. Jury selection will be going on tomorrow in the trial of former Pleasure Ridge Park coach David Jason Stinson.Stinson is charged with reckless homicide and wanton endangerment in the death last August of 15-year-old Max Gilpin.Attorneys will begin trying to seat a jury of 15 Tuesday morning.(Copyright 2009 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)
/ Source: WLEX-TV

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - A Jefferson County judge has thrown out about 1,000 pages of statements and evidence in the trial of a former high school coach charged in the death of a player last year.

Circuit Judge Susan Schultz Gibson said Monday the documents were turned over to defense attorneys too close to the time of trial, which is just getting under way. Jury selection will be going on tomorrow in the trial of former Pleasure Ridge Park coach David Jason Stinson.

Stinson is charged with reckless homicide and wanton endangerment in the death last August of 15-year-old Max Gilpin.

Attorneys will begin trying to seat a jury of 15 Tuesday morning.

(Copyright 2009 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)