Monday, April 16, 2018

Request for speedy trial for accused Jayda Kyle killer withdrawn

There will be no speedy trial for Jalen Vaden, 22, Carl Junction, the accused killer of three-year-old Jayda Kyle.

Judge David Mouton approved a motion from Vaden's attorney Tracey Martin today in Jasper County Circuit Court  to withdraw her earlier request for a speedy trial. The prosecution had no objection.

The next hearing in the case is scheduled for 9 a.m. May 22.

Vaden is charged with second degree murder and felony child abuse for allegedly committing the abuse Nov. 30 that led to Jayda Kyle's death three days later at Children's Mercy Hospital in Kansas City.

Previous posts

Judge overrules motion; Jalen Vaden's statements can be used at trial

Jasper County detective acknowledges Devyn Kyle's mention of McPherson treated differently than Jalen Vaden's

Motion: Jalen Vaden's statement should be tossed because he asked for Judd McPherson

Bond set at $1 million for Jalen Vaden, trial may be as soon as June or July

Despite social media claim, Judd McPherson was not at daughter's home the night Jayda Kyle was abused

Recordings of interviews with Jaden Valen, Devyn Kyle among items turned over to defense during discovery process

Gag order expected in Jalen Vaden case

Reporter/Carl Junction City Councilwoman threatens Jayda's Beat founder, says Vaden guilty, McPherson not involved
Press conference claim: Jalen Vaden confession to Jayda Kyle murder was coerced

Jasper County Prosecuting Attorney outlines evidence against Jalen Vaden
Jalen Vaden to Jayda Kyle's father: I pray that you know I didn't do this to her

Family of accused Jayda Kyle murderer suspects outside manipulation as SMB, GoFundMe shut down accounts

Explosive court documents claim Jayda Kyle's mother turned her death into a social media event

Jayda Kyle's mother to answer questions under oath; defense to add Judd McPherson as a witness

Dankelson refuses to recuse from Jayda Kyle murder case, says he does not have a close relationship with Judd McPherson

Jalen Vaden's lawyer asks for change of judge, cites Dankelson's close relationship with Judd McPherson

Jalen Vaden bond decision delayed, preliminary hearing waived
Accused killer of Jayda Kyle to waive preliminary hearing
Bond motion filed for accused killer of three-year-old Jayda Kyle

Jasper County Sheriff: We are still investigating Jayda Kyle's death

Children's Division documents: Grandfather attempting to manipulate Jayda Kyle murder investigation

Juvenile Office documents: Jayda Kyle suffered bleeding from brain, severely torn retina, probably already brain dead when she arrived in K. C.

Some thoughts on the Joplin Globe's article on the Jayda Kyle murder investigation

Probable cause: Carl Junction man abused three-year-old, left her on the floor bloody, unconscious

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Anonymous said...

I think this is a smart move for this case. This will hopefully allow all the facts in this case to surface and leave no stone unturned.

Anonymous said...

I thought the purpose for the speedy trial was to get him out of jail quickly? Will there be another press conference to tell all those Jalen supporters who are funding his defense why? It sure seems very odd!

Anonymous said...

@5:34 If I had to guess this is due to a LACK of supporters, especially the financial ones.

Anonymous said...

Devyn is a troll. Why, why, why does she insert herself in all the comments? Trying to prove she's innocent? Geez, seems more guilty than innocent to constantly be on these feeds. Attention seeking! I don't think she can stand not being the center of attention. Loves to argue with everyone. As a mother myself I wish she'd stay off of social media. I want to believe she didn't do it and wasn't involved but every time she post a response to a comment it drives me crazy. I do truly believe Brenlee wasn't told anything at the hospital that's why she is able to honestly defend her sister.

Anonymous said...

Sorry but 5:34 wasn't posted by Devyn. Go ahead and keep spinning to make her look bad. The truth is coming out about who really was being corruptive!

Anonymous said...

@11:52 spinning what? I keep an eye out for these articles specifically to place a mental bet on when Devyn will comment. She's making herself look bad. As her friends you should really give her some advice. I would not be interested in what anyone is saying if I know the facts. Just let them be. People are passionate about this because a baby died. And mom is starving for attention arguing with anyone and everyone about 'lies'. SERIOUSLY! This family says she makes her posts public so it can be shared.. What? She should only be concerned with sharing with her 'friends'. Does she need to have Brenlee's friends (or whoever else shares her post) believe and support her? I mean- looks like the public posts are to get the word out there: "Look world- I'm innocent- it says it right here in my post on FB- please share with all your friends."

Anonymous said...

It doesn't matter if she never laid a harmful hand on the child, she carries guilt in this. The lifestyle she has led to this guy being welcomed in her home and given the responsibility of caring for the child. Those are decisions that the mother made and they led to the death. She put her own wants ahead of the protection of her child. There is no way that this kind of abuse was a one time occurrence. Abuse this severe doesn't happen the first time. A person doesn't go from loving, caring to murder in a split second. The mother knew what kind of monster was in her house and she didnt care. This is the best case scenario. Worst case, she physically was involved with the death. Either way, she had a hand in her child's death.

Unknown said...

I agree with you, I also went on her page and there is a picture where she is I guess rubbing a little boys heads to put him to sleep but you really can't see him it's a selfie of herself. Checking out her Facebook page she is really seeking that attention. My question is how can someone hurt your child that bad while you are in the same house but you don't hear a thing. Sorry as a mother I hear my kids especially during bed time, tv gets turned down even in my room, and I listen to make sure they are not up playing or getting into things. So again how do you be in the same home and not hear someone slamming your child around.