The extradition hearing for MegaUpload founder Kim DotCom has been postponed to next year over questions about the legality of evidence seized with search warrants later declared invalid.
The hearing, which was scheduled to occur in August 6, was delayed Tuesday by a New Zealand judge until March 2013.
DotCom attorney William Akel told Reuters the postponement was due to two judicial reviews currently under way regarding the search warrants and evidence disclosure.
"It was inevitable that the hearing for August was going to be vacated because we have two existing cases in the High Court," Akel said. … Read more