United States District Court, W.D. Missouri, Western Division
MEMORANDUM OF MATTERS DISCUSSED AND ACTION TAKEN AT
E. LARSEN United States Magistrate Judge
to the order of the Court en banc of the United States
District Court for the Western District of Missouri, a
pretrial conference was held in the above-entitled cause
before me on September 6, 2016. Defendant Owen appeared in
person and with Bob Kuchar. The United States of America
appeared by Assistant United States Attorney Alison Dunning.
7, 2015, an indictment was returned charging Defendant with
murder for hire, in violation of 18 U.S.C. § 1958.
following matters were discussed and action taken during the
Dunning announced that she will be the trial counsel for the
government. AUSA Brad Kavanaugh and Independence, Missouri
Police Department Officer Justin English will assist.
Kuchar announced that he will be the trial counsel for
Defendant Owen; Mark Wolpink, investigator, and Stephanie
Elliot, paralegal, will also be seated at counsel table.
motion for a subpoena (Doc. No. 34) is currently pending.
Dunning announced that the government intends to call 8-9
witnesses without stipulations or 7 witnesses with
stipulations during the trial.
Kuchar announced that Defendant Owen does not intend to call
any witnesses ...