Florence, SC – Kodak Black’s trial for an alleged sexual assault has been scheduled for subsequent 12 months. According to SC Now, Judge Thomas A. Russo held a listening to Thursday (December 6) the place he set the Pompano Beach, Florida native’s trial date for someday in April.

Russo, 12th Judicial Circuit Solicitor E.L. “Ed” Clements III, and Black’s attorneys, Beattie Ashmore and Robert E. Lee, may have a convention name to set a date as soon as the schedule of phrases of court docket is launched.

In April 2017, Kodak was indicted on a sexual assault cost that allegedly occurred at a Florence, South Carolina Comfort Inn & Suites in February 2016. He was arrested 10 months later. A report from the Florence Country Sheriff’s Office explains Kodak is accused of getting bodily aggressive together with his accuser and forcing her to have intercourse with him.

According to the warrant — obtained by the Sun-Sentinel in 2016 — Black allegedly “pressured the sufferer onto the mattress within the room after which onto the ground of the room. He then eliminated her underwear and licked her vagina after which put his penis into the sufferer’s vagina.”

Kodak Black's Sexual Assault Trial Scheduled For Next Year

To convict the 21-year-old rapper, Clements’ workplace “should show past an inexpensive doubt that Black engaged in sexual battery whereas both utilizing aggravated drive, or that the lady was a sufferer of against the law like kidnapping or theft, or that Black brought about the lady to grow to be mentally incapacitated by giving her a managed substance.”

If convicted, Kodak faces as much as 30 years in jail.