Charges dropped against Konnech CEO, whose election software Johnson County uses

Advance voting

Johnson County poll workers check voters in at a polling place in Overland Park on Monday during advanced voting ahead of the Nov. 8 election. File photo.

Authorities in Los Angeles County in California have dropped charges against the CEO of a company whose election software is used by Johnson County.

Driving the news: Citing “potential bias” and the pace of the investigation, prosecutors this week dropped charges against Eugene Yu, CEO of Konnech, a company which makes software that manages election workers.