The defense rested its case Thursday after calling a final witness to stand and introducing a medical journal article that appears to bolster her testimony.
Kennedy testified that she thought she had taken her thyroid medication, but must have taken a sleeping pill by mistake.
A judge in Westchester County on Tuesday refused to dismiss a drugged-driving case against Kerry Kennedy – the daughter of the late Sen. Robert F. Kennedy and the ex-wife of Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
The Food and Drug Administration is requiring makers of Ambien and similar sleeping pills to lower the dosage of their drugs, based on studies suggesting patients face a higher risk of injury due to morning drowsiness.
It’s been a violent month, both here in New York and across the country, and that’s how we begin our July Audiofile of the big stories these past 31 days.
The ex-wife of New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo told police she may have confused the drug with her thyroid medication, which were “next to each other on the counter.”
Police said Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s ex-wife Kerry Kennedy was swaying and slurring her speech when cops found her after she hit a tractor-trailer on the interstate in Westchester County.