Jul 26, 2017
Former Miss Hoopa's jury trial for alleged sexual abuse of a female minor scheduled for late November
Depending on expert witness availability, there may again be a change of dates but for now, Kayla Brown's jury trial scheduled for November 27 at 9:15. Trial confirmation is November 15 at 8:30.
Brown is charged with charged with four counts of alleged abuse including abnormal sexual interest in children. Victim is a female minor.
Due to courtroom unavailability, the former Miss Hoopa' jury trial for March 20 was vacated. Jury trial for June 19 was also vacated. A trial setting for today at 8:30 was scheduled in Courtroom 1.
Mr. Ben McLaughlin is representing Brown. Deputy District Attorney Carolyn Schaffer is prosecuting the case.
The first coverage of this case was on this blog in March 2015. Since then, regular, detailed coverage of this case has only been on this blog. There have been previous attempts to resolve the case and various reasons for continuance. Today, as well, no other media was in court.
Family members and friends representing the alleged victim as well as Brown have been at court hearings.