Hedley frontman Jacob Hoggard has a few more months to prepare for trial.

Hoggard, 36, is currently facing three sex-related charges. The Canadian musician’s trial was expected to start on Monday; however, Crown attorney Jill Witkin confirmed earlier this week that it will now begin on April 12.

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The decision was made “at the request of Hoggard who has changed counsel,” according to CTV News. Hoggard has also requested to be tried by a jury rather than a judge.

The move is not entirely unexpected. Ontario’s Superior Court of Justice suspended jury trials in most of the province until February due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

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Hoggard has pleaded not guilty to two counts of sexual assault causing bodily harm and one count of sexual interference. The three incidents involving a woman and a girl under the age of 16 allegedly occurred in the Toronto area in 2016, according to police.

Hedley have been inactive since March 2018. The Vancouver-based band was dropped by its management and banned from several radio stations following the allegations.