Thursday, November 27 Commentary

Posted By: Dave Agar · 11/27/2014 12:00:00 AM

His mother put up the 1-hundred-thousand-dollar surety for bail and that's why Jian Ghomeshi has been ordered to live at his mother's home in Thornhill until the criminal charges against him are dealt with in court.

The rough guesstimate is this case probably won't go to trial for another year-and-a-half...if it even gets to trial.

You may have heard some media people say that Ghomeshi will appear in court next on January 8th.  I seriously doubt you will see him anywhere near a courthouse until he is compelled by law to be there.  Between now and then his lawyers will appear on his behalf either Marie Henin or one of her partners in the firm, Danielle Robitaille or Scott Hutchison.

On NewsTalk 1010's Live Drive, our legal analyst, lawyer Edward Prutchi said don't put any stock in Marie Henein's statement yesterday that Ghomeshi will be pleading not guilty to all ...