Hedley frontman Jacob Hogard’s sexual assault trial is in the process of selecting a jury trial


Hedley’s lead singer Jacob Hogard will perform at the band’s final concert on their current tour in Kelowna, British Columbia on March 23, 2018. (Canadian Press / Jeff Basset)

The jury trial began this morning in a sexual assault trial by Canadian musician Jacob Hogard.

Rock band Hedley frontman Hoggard was charged in 2018 with sexual assault that caused physical harm and sexual interference in connection with an alleged involvement of women and teens. ..

He pleaded not guilty in a court in downtown Toronto this morning.

The trial was originally scheduled to begin in January 2021, but was postponed several times due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Currently, it is scheduled to start operation until early June.

Due to the ban on publication, neither petitioner can be identified, nor can multiple witnesses who are expected to testify during the trial.

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