A Post Falls baby sitter will face involuntary
manslaughter charges in 1st District Court — not first-degree
murder — for the death of a 3-year-old boy in her care in
October. Magistrate Judge Clark A. Peterson decided on the lesser charge
on Wednesday for 26-year-old Amanda L. Skogen following a
preliminary hearing in the case. Skogen is accused of killing Cohen Johnson/David Cole, Coeur d’Alene Press. More here.
Question: Is this an appropriate charge in this case?