Bob Kerns, Former Montgomery G.O.P Chairman, accused of raping a co-worker, was relieved when the case was dropped by Montgomery County District Attorney, Risa Ferman after it was discovered that Ambien was not in the victim’s blood.
kerns was accused of using the drug to subdue the victim. Further testing carried out by the lawyer representing kerns proved that the victim did not have Ambien in her system. State Attorney General Kathleen Kane has decided to charge kerns with seven offenses in connection with the October 25th incident. kerns, 66 years old, was a partner in an Upper Gwynedd law firm, in addition to being the G.O.P Chair, prior to the incident.