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PostPosted: Wed Dec 20, 2017 4:07 pm 
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Craig Richter wrote:
Peter, It was my understanding that this defendant had been previously convicted TWICE of DUI. Under the three strikes rule (or some such banner, I'm not a lawyer), doesn't Ms. Chois come under the implied malice theory and should be prosecuted for (at least) 2nd degree murder? I hope so.


Apparently, she had just one DUI conviction.

From https://timesofsandiego.com/crime/2016/09/09/trial-ordered-woman-accused-dui-fatal-collision/ and https://patch.com/california/poway/woman-accused-dui-fatal-pomerado-road-porsche-crash-due-court

Choi — who has a 2013 alcohol-related DUI conviction — testified that she got a medical marijuana card in 2014, receiving a doctor’s recommendation to smoke cannibis to help calm her anxiety.

From http://www.kusi.com/story/31641577/woman-killed-in-scripps-ranch-collision-identified-by-authorities

Hyun Jeong Choi, 33, who was on probation for DUI, faces 22 years to life in prison if convicted.

As Peter Silten pointed out "It is common in drunk driving murder cases for the prosecution to introduce evidence of prior reckless or drunk driving incidents for the purpose of showing defendant's knowledge of the associated risks and hazards."

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If anyone is interested, there is a long thread in the ferrarichat forum about this: https://www.ferrarichat.com/forum/threa ... ui.517611/

Jon's ferrarichat name is "bullfighter". If you are interested why, see https://smile.amazon.com/Business-Peopl ... warshawsky

I have been very taken by this since it happened, horrible, horrible tragedy, donated to his late girl's kids early on, and praying for Jon's recovery. I truly hope they "throw the book" at the irresponsible complete idiot that messed up so many lives.

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PostPosted: Sat Feb 10, 2018 12:23 pm 
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I got this from the San Diego District Attorney's Case Notification System:

THE FOLLOWING EVENT(S) HAVE BEEN ADDED FOR CASE CD266279:

Further Proceedings scheduled for May 18 2018 9:00AM at the San Diego Superior Court, Central Division, Central Courthouse in Department 1001.

Felony Other Motion Hearing scheduled for Jun 8 2018 9:00AM at the San Diego Superior Court, Central Division, Central Courthouse in Department 1001.

Felony Jury Trial scheduled for Jun 18 2018 9:00AM at the San Diego Superior Court, Central Division, Central Courthouse in Department 1001.

For further information, please go to CaseInformation.sdcda.org

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PostPosted: Sat Feb 10, 2018 8:57 pm 
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Jim; thanks for keeping us informed. Really appreciated.

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PostPosted: Fri Jun 22, 2018 12:04 pm 
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MISTRIAL

Hyun Jeong Choi went on trial Wednesday, 20 June 2018.

It looks like one of the police officers gave testimony that was at least "unsupported" and the judge declared a mistrial. A new trial date will be set at a hearing on Monday, 25 June 2018.

See Officer’s flawed testimony leads to mistrial in fatal pot DUI https://fox5sandiego.com/2018/06/21/officers-flawed-testimony-leads-to-mistrial-in-fatal-pot-dui/.

Other news:

Woman Accused in Fatal Scripps Ranch Crash Was ‘Catastrophically Impaired’ by Marijuana

Trial on murder charge opens for driver who smoked pot before fatal crash

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PostPosted: Tue Jun 26, 2018 12:17 pm 
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From the San Diego County District Attorney Case Event Notification:

THE FOLLOWING EVENT(S) HAVE BEEN ADDED FOR CASE CD266279:

Further Proceedings scheduled for Jul 27 2018 8:30AM at the San Diego Superior Court, Central Division, Central Courthouse in Department 1001.

Felony Jury Trial scheduled for Sep 12 2018 9:00AM at the San Diego Superior Court, Central Division, Central Courthouse in Department 1001

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PostPosted: Sat Jul 28, 2018 10:23 am 
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From: District Attorney Case Notification

THE FOLLOWING EVENT(S) HAVE BEEN REMOVED FROM CASE CD266279:

The event "Felony Jury Trial" scheduled for Sep 12 2018 9:00AM at the San Diego Superior Court, Central Division, Central Courthouse in department 1001 has been Vacated.

THE FOLLOWING EVENT(S) HAVE BEEN ADDED FOR CASE CD266279:

Further Proceedings scheduled for Aug 9 2018 9:00AM at the San Diego Superior Court, Central Division, Central Courthouse in Department 804.

Felony Jury Trial scheduled for Oct 10 2018 9:00AM at the San Diego Superior Court, Central Division, Central Courthouse in Department 1804.

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PostPosted: Sat Jul 28, 2018 12:32 pm 
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Holy crap. How long are they going to delay this case?!

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PostPosted: Sat Jul 28, 2018 1:02 pm 
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I don't know when it will end, but Hyun Jeong Chio's resided at Las Colinas Detention and Reentry Facility (which has only 2 stars on Yelp) since 28 March 2016 so she's probably not enjoying the delays either.

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PostPosted: Sat Jul 28, 2018 2:45 pm 
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I love it, a Yelp review on a detention facility. My heart bleeds for her. NOT!

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PostPosted: Sat Jul 28, 2018 3:45 pm 
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I just hope Jon is doing OK. I hope this irresponsible idiot gets the library thrown at her but I just want to know that as much as he can, Jon is getting along as best as possible.


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PostPosted: Sun Jul 29, 2018 12:13 pm 
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Jim Alton wrote:
I don't know when it will end, but Hyun Jeong Chio's resided at Las Colinas Detention and Reentry Facility (which has only 2 stars on Yelp) since 28 March 2016 so she's probably not enjoying the delays either.


I've heard, that for the defense, justice delayed is....justice.

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From: District Attorney Case Notification [mailto:DistrictAttorneyCaseNotification@sdcda.org]
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THE FOLLOWING EVENT(S) HAVE BEEN REMOVED FROM CASE CD266279:

The event "Felony Jury Trial" scheduled for Oct 10 2018 9:00AM at the San Diego Superior Court, Central Division, Central Courthouse in department 1804 has been Vacated.

THE FOLLOWING EVENT(S) HAVE BEEN ADDED FOR CASE CD266279:

Felony Jury Trial scheduled for Oct 22 2018 9:00AM at the San Diego Superior Court, Central Division, Central Courthouse in Department 1804.

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Has anyone heard from him?

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