Tag Archives: Marci Kitchen

Marci Kitchen trial set for November

Paul Mann Mad River Union EUREKA – Marci Kitchen, 39, the Fortuna mother charged with vehicular manslaughter in the deaths of two 14-year-old girls, one of them her daughter, is scheduled to stand trial starting Monday, Nov. 13. Her attorneys expect the trial to extend well into December, given a lengthy juror questionnaire and jury

Kitchen defense will call expert witnesses

Paul Mann Mad River Union EUREKA – Marci Kitchen’s defense team will summon expert witnesses to testify at her jury trial on multiple charges of hit-and-run vehicular manslaughter. Although Eureka attorney Patrik Griego did not disclose the nature of the expertise at Kitchen’s arraignment May 25, his line of questioning at his client’s preliminary hearing

Kitchen trial date to be set on June 13

Paul Mann Mad River Union EUREKA – The trial date for Fortuna hit and run suspect Marci Kitchen will be set on June 13 for vehicular manslaughter and a host of related charges. At Kitchen’s arraignment this morning, May 25, she was fingerprinted while one of her attorneys told the court the defense will be calling

Marci Kitchen defense founders on shaky arguments

Paul Mann Mad River Union EUREKA – Marci Kitchen’s lawyers argued there was not enough evidence to warrant a jury trial in the death last July of two teenage girls, one of them her daughter. That sole defense argument went nowhere at last week’s preliminary hearing. The defense was foiled by highly incriminating testimony: that