Noel Gallagher Wants to Attend Attacker's Sentencing Hearing


Noel Gallagher
Noel Gallagher is set to meet a man, who attacked him during Oasis gig in 2008, in court at his sentencing hearing.


Noel Gallagher is to face his concert attacker in court after personally requesting the chance to read the case's victim impact statement in person. The rocker was left with three broken ribs after Danny Pickering lunged at him during an Oasis show in Toronto, Canada in September 2008.

The 48-year-old has already pleaded guilty to assault and now Gallagher wants to be present at his sentencing hearing. Defence lawyer John Collins had asked Ontario Justice Richard Schneider to turn down Gallagher's request, stating the rocker was attempting to "control the proceedings".

But the judge has ruled that Gallagher is entitled to be present. On Friday, February 5, the court adjourned to pick a date when Gallagher can appear. According to Examiner, Gallagher would be allowed to attend the court in person sometime in April.

© AceShowbiz.com


MORE FROM NEWS
Leave a Comment

Required fields are marked with *

  random image 
TODAY'S HEADLINES
  1. Report: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Are Engaged
  2. Miranda Lambert Is Tired of Being 'Painted as the Villain' in Blake Shelton Split
  3. Salma Hayek Shows Off Her Bikini Body, Looks Banging at 50
  4. Tom Cruise Injured Doing Dangerous Stunt on Set of 'Mission: Impossible 6'
  5. 'America's Got Talent' Live Results 1: Meet the First 7 Semifinalists!
  6. Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani Write Love Songs for Each Other
  7. Teen Choice Awards 2017: 'Beauty and the Beast' Edges Out Competition in Movie Field
  8. 'Ant-Man and The Wasp' New Set Photo Reveals Scott Lang's New Job
  9. Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner Reunite for Pizza Party With Kids
  10. First Look at Brie Larson in 'Captain Marvel'