According to the publicly available materials of the Minnesota court, Liu Jingyao v. Liu Qiangdongs civil case will be heard on September 11. Judge Edward Wahl will hear the opinions of the litigants on a motion, the specific content is unknown, Wang said. It is reported that the Minnesota Courts public records do show that the case will be heard at 8:15 on September 11.
Motionhearing means that a judge hears a request from a litigant party. There may be many types, such as jurisdictional objections, requests for summary judgments, etc. The specific types are not disclosed here. Wang Ryan said that the hearings would not necessarily be public.
Liu Qiangdong was arrested at about 10 p.m. on August 31 last year. He was released at 4 p.m. on September 1 and returned home. Girls said that Liu Qiangdong had a relationship when he was unwilling, while Liu Qiangdong always stressed that the relationship was voluntary. Last December, the Minnesota prosecution announced that Liu Qiangdongs sexual assault case would not be prosecuted because it was difficult to prove beyond reasonable doubt.
Jingdong Company has also become a joint defendant because it has borne Liu Qiangdongs vehicles and expenses during his trip to the United States.
According to public records, the September 11 hearing will be held by Judge Edward T. Wahl presided over. The judge graduated with an honorary bachelors degree from Northwestern University in 1978, a masters degree from the University of Virginia in 1980, a diploma in professional law from the Chicago School of Law in 1983, and was appointed a judge by the governor of Minnesota in 2012.
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