Hi Niner! Based on the court records it looks like the May 1st hearing might have been canceled. Next scheduled hearing is June 19th. I wonder if May 1 was vacated due to the pandemic. I no longer see it on the schedule.
Again - don't know IF this is a "go" today - tagging @Mica !
Friday, June 19th:
*Pretrial Hearing (@ 9am PT) – CA – Blaze Bernstein (19) (Jan. 2, 2018, Lake Forest; found Jan. 9, 2018) – *Samuel Lincoln Woodward (20/now 22) arrested & charged (1/17/18) with 1 count of felony murder with a hate crime enhancement for killing someone because of their sexual orientation & sentencing enhancement-personal use of a knife. Plead not guilty (again on 11/9/18). $5M bail, bail revoked (11/9/18).
Could be sentenced from 26 years to life in prison without parole.
Court hearings from 2/2/18 thru 1/25/19 reference post #803 here:
Found Deceased - CA - Blaze Bernstein, 19, Lake Forest, 2 Jan 2018 #7 *Arrest*
8/2/19 Update: Next pretrial hearing on 9/27. 9/27/19: Next pretrial hearing on 12/6. 12/6/19: Next pretrial hearing on 2/21/20. 2/21/20: Next pretrial hearing on 5/1/20. 5/1/20: Pretrial hearing on 5/1 was vacated due to COVID19. Next pretrial hearing on 6/19.