Antoinette Davis: Second Shaniya Davis Trial Delayed Until October 28, 2013

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Yeah, I’ve been watching developments with this, too.

There was first a delay in the trial of Shaniya Davis’ mother, Antoinette Nicole Davis, until Monday, October 14, and then another one was announced in late September until Monday, October 28.  Paperwork, always paperwork.

The trial for the mother of 5-year-old Shaniya Davis has been postponed until Oct. 28.

Antoinette Davis’ trial was originally scheduled to begin Oct. 14 in Cumberland County Superior Court.

Davis, 29, is accused of giving her child to Mario Andrette McNeill on Nov. 10, 2009, to settle a drug debt.

McNeill was convicted of Shaniya’s murder and sentenced to death in May.

Davis’ trial was continued because of a delay in getting the transcripts from McNeill’s trial, said Dollie Bray, who assists her husband, lawyer D.W. Bray, who is representing Davis. The defense and prosecutors needed the opportunity to look at the transcripts, said…

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