The nephew of former Mayor Daley will go to trial for the death of David Koschman’s next February, a judge ruled today.
A judge has set a trial date for February 18th.
Richard Vanecko, is charged with involuntary manslaughter in the death of Koschman.
Vanecko was apparently part of a drunken brawl on Rush Street eight years ago that included Koschman. During the altercation, Koschman was knocked to the street, hitting the back of his head. He died 11 days later.
A judge also set the deadline for pre-trial motions to be filed by November 25th and a pre-trial hearing for January 9th.