Stinson Cleared To Return To Classroom

Former Pleasure Ridge Park High School football coach Jason Stinson has been cleared to return Thursday to his PRP teaching position. Stinson was acquitted last week of reckless homicide and wanton endangerment in the August, 2008 heat stroke death of sophomore player Max Gilpin.    The 37 year old Stinson was re-assigned to a non-teachign position […]

Jury Acquits Former PRP Coach

It took a Jefferson Circuit Court jury about 90 minutes to find former Pleasure Ridge Park High School football coach Jason Stinson not guilty of reckless homicide and wanton endangerment Thursday.          The 37 year old Stinson was charged in the August, 2008 heat stroke death of 15 year old player Max Gilpin (right), who collapsed during […]

Jury To Get Stinson Case Thursday

Jury deliberations are expected to begin Thursday in the trial of former Pleasure Ridge Park High School football coach Jason Stinson. More defense witnesses were called to the stand Wednesday.   Stinson is on trial for reckless homicide and wanton endangerment in last year’s heat stroke death of sophomore player Max Gilpin. Stinsons’ defense team contends Max […]

Defense Testimony Underway In Stinson Trial

The defense began presenting its case Tuesday morning in the reckless homicide and wanton endangerment trial of former Pleasure Ridge Park High School football coach Jason Stinson. The morning witnesses included four teammates and a classmate of 15 year old Max Gilpin. They testified that Max complained of not feeling well the day he collapsed from […]

Stinson Trial Underway

The Jefferson Circuit Court of former high school football coach Jason Stinson has begun. He’s charged with reckless homicide and wanton endangerment in the heat stroke death of one of his players. Fifteen year old linebacker Max Gilpin (pictured) collapsed during practice at Pleasure Ridge Park High School on a sweltering August afternoon in 2008. […]