Jeff Hardy's Hearing Pushed Back 60 Days, Right To Speedy Trial Waived

An update on Jeff Hardy.

According to court documents, on August 9, Hardy's legal team filed an "unopposed motion to continue pretrial conference," requesting additional time to review discovery and compile mitigation, and requesting "a continuance of the pretrial conference for approximately sixty (60) days." His hearing was scheduled for August 17.

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No new court date has been scheduled.

On August 10, Hardy waived a right to a speedy trial.

On June 13, Jeff Hardy was arrested in Volusia County, Florida and charged with DUI, driving with a suspended license and violating restrictions placed on a driver's license.

On June 14, Hardy was suspended without pay by AEW. He cannot return to the promotion until he finishes substance abuse treatment. Tony Khan noted ahead of AEW x NJPW Forbidden Door that Hardy is "doing much better" and was currently in treatment. You can find Khan's full comments by clicking here.

Hardy filed a written plea of "not guilty" on June 28.

Fightful will continue to update fans on the status of Hardy as more is known.

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