Do prosecutors not have enough evidence in the Savannah gay bashing of Kieran Daly to charge Cpls. Keil Joseph Cronauer and Christopher Charles Stanzel? Or are they figuring out how to elevate the allegations to meet federal hate crime charges under the Matthew Shepard Act?
The district attorney's office requested a continuance -- a pretty standard maneuver in any case, really, though it's most often used by defendants -- of at least two weeks before the hearing "to further investigate" the case. The next court date is Aug. 5.