Daily Archives: 04/21/2004

Charges Dismissed Against Gutierrez

Most charges dismissed against Carl Gutierrez and co-defendants in the street light case involving Cliff Guzman and T. Ann Perez. Whoops.

According to Benson’s decision issued yesterday, several of the charges were dismissed because they were “insufficient for failure to charge crimes” and since the “people have failed to properly allege crimes, there can be no conspiracies.”

Meteor Plummets Towards Chicago

Here’s an interesting write up on a meteor that exploded in the air above Chicago last year. I remember hearing about this when it happened, but Steve Simon, a geophysicist at the University of Chicago calculated the size and speed of the original object and it’s trajectory into Chicagoland. Cool.