To Charge or Not To Charge

9 years 9 months 4 weeks ago June 28, 2007 Jun 28, 2007 Thursday, June 28 2007 Thursday, June 28, 2007 12:16:44 PM CDT in News
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KANSAS CITY (AP) - A Missouri appeals court stops this week's murder trial of an unlicensed driver who caused a fatal wreck to decide whether the unusually harsh charge is appropriate. 27-year-old Kevin Fisher is thought to be the only unlicensed driver in Missouri and possibly the first in the nation to be charged with murder after a deadly crash. He plowed a green van into the back of a parked truck in Kansas City on the morning of June 14th, 2005, killing his passenger. Fisher then walked a few blocks home, where he collapsed after telling someone what had happened. Tests conducted after police found Fisher revealed no alcohol or drugs in his blood.

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