Judge Wydot District Court Justice Robert Burns dropped the case on Friday against three executives and two companies linked to Schlitterbahn, the company that built a 17-story attraction, according to court documents received from CNN. Numerous accusations include second degree murder and an aggravated battery.
that the big jury was "irreparably tarnished by the introduction of illegal evidence" from the Kansas Chief Prosecutor's office. Judicial documents claim that the defendants complain that the big jury has shown a "highly dramatic" TV show about the incident and told him about unrelated death in another water park. She was certified in 2014 as the world's tallest water slide
The boy was the son of Kansas State Secretary Scott Schwab, who at the time was a state representative.
Kansas Gen. Prosecutor Derek Schmidt said he was disappointed with the decision, leaving open the possibility of future charges.
He said the state would "take a fresh look at the evidence and the applicable law in this tragic and disturbing case to determine the best progress."