(CBS Detroit) – A federal judge sets a new date for the trial of five men accused in the plot against Governor Whitmer.
The trial originally scheduled for March 23rd in Grand Rapids is being pushed back to October 12th.READ MORE: CDC: New Listeria Outbreak Tied To 23 Illnesses, 1 Death
The new date comes nearly one year after federal agents uncovered the plot back in October 2020.READ MORE: Red Wings Hire Lightning Assistant Derek Lalonde As Coach
US District, Judge Robert Jonker, says the delay will give defense lawyers more time to prepare.MORE NEWS: Troubling Arsenic Levels Found At Some Detroit Demolition Sites
© 2020 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.