The legend inbetween Colby Covington and Jorge Masvidal continues.
According to MMA Junkie, the charges, which atfirst showed injuries suggested a cracked tooth and harmed watch, have now been upgraded to consistof declared “brain injury.”
Jorge’s next court date will be May 12, according to Judge Zachary James of Florida’s 11th Circuit Court, from there, a possible trial date might likewise be set.
Masvidal continues to plead not guilty. In light of the brand-new declares, and Covington stating he was “in worry” of his previous colleague and buddy, Masvidal was provided a “stay-away order” which indicates he should “keep 25 feet away from Covington and 500 feet away from Covington’s house. He likewise is not allowed to contact Covington straight or indirectly” according to the outlet.
Both Masvidal and Covington were present bymeansof Zoom for the hearing.
The now upgraded charge, according to MMA Junkie, checksout that Masvidal “committed intensified battery on Covington by striking him versus his will ‘with a fatal weapon, to wit: HAND(S) or FIST(S) and/or did purposefully and deliberately cause fantastic physical damage, to wit: BRAIN INJURY …’”