Media Advisory

For Immediate Release
August 10, 2006
Contact: Susan Schroeder
Public Affairs Counsel
(714) 347-8408 Office
(714) 323-4486 Cell



WHO: Julie Anne Smith, 46, of Costa Mesa

WHAT: Is scheduled for arraignment on charges of gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated, child abuse and endangerment, driving under the influence causing bodily injury, and driving with blood alcohol .08% or more causing bodily injury for the August 8, 2006, car crash on the 73 toll road that resulted in the death of her 6-year-old son.

WHEN: Thursday, August 10, 2006, 1:30 p.m.

WHERE: Harbor Justice Center, Newport Beach (department to be determined)