Location: Clara Shortridge Foltz Criminal Justice Center, Dept. 30
A preliminary hearing for Rodriguez is set to begin on July 23rd at the Clara Foltz Criminal Justice Center. Ref's attorney asked for the hearing to be rescheduled from it's original date of May 9 to give the defense more time to prepare. Judge Deborah S. Brazile, drawing on prosecutors' estimates, said that the hearing in this case could last up to six days. Rodriguez currently remains a member of the LAUSD school board.