The trial of James Fry will begin May 20th.
Frank Vennes, Fry's former co-defendant has waived his right to refuse to testify.
With regard to the trial of James Fry currently scheduled to begin May 14, 2013, I am writing to inform you that my client, Mr. Frank Elroy Vennes Jr. is willing to testify at that trial if he is called by either side. If he is called to testify, he will not assert his Fifth Amendment rights. Please contact me with any questions. Best regards.Mr. Volling has asked for and received an extension on the pre-sentence investigation deadline and report to May 28th.