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The court rejected Hunter Biden's request to postpone the trial

Natasha Kumar By Natasha Kumar May16,2024

The court rejected Hunter Biden's request to postpone the case

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A federal court has set a hearing for June in Hunter Biden's case of providing false information when buying a gun.

The judge announced this, rejecting the request of the lawyers of the son of the US president to postpone the trial, reports the Associated Press.

District Judge Maryellen Noreika rejected Hunter Biden's request to delay the trial until September. The defense said it was necessary to find witnesses and examine evidence presented by the prosecution.

President Joe Biden's son is accused of lying on a drug questionnaire in October 2018 when asked about drug use. purchasing the gun, which he kept for about 11 days.

Hunter Biden, who has maintained his innocence, admitted that he was struggling with a crack cocaine addiction at the time in 2018. His lawyers said he did not break the law.

Prepared by: Sergey Daga

Natasha Kumar

By Natasha Kumar

Natasha Kumar has been a reporter on the news desk since 2018. Before that she wrote about young adolescence and family dynamics for Styles and was the legal affairs correspondent for the Metro desk. Before joining The Times Hub, Natasha Kumar worked as a staff writer at the Village Voice and a freelancer for Newsday, The Wall Street Journal, GQ and Mirabella. To get in touch, contact me through my 1-800-268-7116

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