Colonies Arraignment

Defendants, from left, Mark Kirk, former chief of staff to Supervisor Gary Ovitt; former San Bernardino County Supervisor Paul Biane; businessman Jeff Burum; and former Assistant Assessor Jim Erwin, in an August 2011 court hearing in San Bernardino. (File Photo)

January 10, 2014; 08:44 PM

Following a state Supreme Court ruling, defense attorneys are pushing for the Colonies corruption case to go to trial soon but at a status hearing Friday, Jan. 10, it wasn’t clear how long that might take.

To read story by Imran Ghori in The Press-Enterprise, click here.