Aldon Smith has continued court date

May, 12, 2014
May 12
While Los Angeles authorities consider charges against Aldon Smith for making a fake bomb threat at LAX last month, Smith has had a court date continued.

Smith was to have a hearing at Santa Clara Superior Court on Monday. It was continued to May 21, according to The hearing is on felony gun charges stemming from a 2012 party at his home and a drunken driving arrest fin September 2013. A plea bargain is possible in the case.

Meanwhile, a spokesman from the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office said Monday it is still reviewing Smith’s arrest at LAX on April 13. The office has been reviewing the case for a couple of weeks. Smith is facing a misdemeanor if charged.

Smith, 24, is working with the 49ers during their voluntary offseason program. He likely faces an NFL suspension if convicted in any of his criminal cases.

Bill Williamson | email

ESPN Oakland Raiders reporter



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