by Mindy Aguon
Guam - Isaac Wabol Kaipat is scheduled to go to trial in May. Kaipat remains behind bars on a half-million dollars bail after pleading not guilty to criminal charges of manslaughter, aggravated assault and assault.
He is accused of escorting Robert Mantanona Blas out of the Club 7 Deuce nightclub and then striking him in the head, causing him to fall to the ground. Blas was in a coma and then died a few days later from a skull fracture and a brain contusion. A pre-trial conference is scheduled for May 11 while jury selection and trial are scheduled to begin on May 19.