As I Lay Dying
singer Tim Lambesis
appeared in a Southern California courtroom on the morning of Wednesday January 15th for a readiness conference related to the State's case against him for allegedly attempting to hire a hit man to kill his wife, Lambgoat
While a readiness conference is supposed to be an appearance at which all parties determine whether or not the case can be disposed of without trial, Lambgoat reports that such discussions did not end up taking place. While Lambesis was present, he was not called forward, with it subsequently being announced that proceedings were delayed until February 6th.
Prosector Claudia Grasso
subsequently revealed that criminal proceedings have been delayed "for further negotiations,"
which suggests that Lambesis is trying to work out a plea deal with the prosecution.