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Julie Bronson, a San Antonio based airline flight attendant was sentenced to 180 days in jail, 600 community service hours, 10 years probation and a minimum of 2 Alcoholics Anonymous meetings a week. The jury trial for Julie Bronson started when she was indicted by the 290th District Court with Judge Melisa Skinner on May 7, 2012 for her April 2009 accident and was charged with two counts of intoxication assault and two counts of failure to stop and render aid. Claiming a defense of "sleep driving" induced by a few glasses of wine and 2 sleeping aid tablets of "Ambien" she chose a jury trial where the jury can "suggest" the sentence. This story is fueling an intense debate about jury's being more lenient on DWI/DUI offenders than judges. The victim in this case was 18-month-old Ava Lopez who was hospitalized with serious injuries over the accident and may have life long problems for it.