Bam Margera to face trial for allegedly assaulting his brother

A decide dominated Thursday that Bam Margera should go to trial for allegedly punching his brother, Jess Margera, within the face earlier this yr, in accordance with the Related Press.

Decide Albert Iacocca additionally ordered the “Jackass” star — who has been free on $50,000 bail — to get a drug and alcohol screening with the intention to stay out of jail.

Bam reportedly defined to the decide that he has been attending a drug and alcohol therapy program in Los Angeles and dwelling with Lamar Odom, who can be a recovering addict.

Sources near the NBA star, nevertheless, disclosed final month that the “Viva La Bam” star “didn’t wish to full this system” and tried to flee to Las Vegas.

“We wish to ensure you’re protected, safe and alive,” Iacocca advised Bam, who added, “To see my son Phoenix, who’s 5.”

Bam Margera outside of court.
Bam Margera was ordered to go to trial after he allegedly punched his brother, Jess Margera, within the face.
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Bam Margera arriving at court.
The “Jackass” star arrived at court docket in Pennsylvania along with his girlfriend.
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The MTV alum had been charged with one rely of straightforward assault, one rely of harassment and 4 counts of terroristic threats with the intention to terrorize one other.

Nevertheless, prosecutors reportedly agreed Thursday to drop two of the terroristic threats counts — though Bam allegedly threatened to shoot varied relations and left his brother a threatening observe.

“I’m not making an attempt to get him in hassle right here,” Jess mentioned on the listening to in Pennsylvania. “I simply need him to get the assistance as a result of I really feel like that is our final likelihood.”

Jess Margera outside of court.
Jess mentioned on the listening to that he’s “not making an attempt” to get Bam in hassle.
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The brothers received right into a bodily altercation in April, leading to a warrant for Bam’s arrest.

Jess mentioned on the listening to that the battle occurred as a result of his brother discovered a textual content that prompt he wanted psychological well being therapy.


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Bam allegedly then struck him within the nostril and ear and ruptured his eardrum.

Bam Margera at an event.
Bam allegedly punched his brother within the face throughout a bodily altercation in April.
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The “Bam’s Unholy Union” alum was accused of being on the run along with his girlfriend and a baby, however he turned himself in three days after police issued an arrest warrant.

Bam’s legal professional Michael van der Veen advised Web page Six on the time that his consumer was “by no means” on the run and went to the station as quickly as he came upon police have been on the lookout for him.

The previous professional skateboarder beforehand entered a plea of not responsible and, in accordance with his lawyer, agreed to endure a drug and alcohol analysis as “many defendants should [do] when out on bail.”

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The previous professional skateboarder turned himself in to the police earlier this yr and pleaded not responsible.
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Nevertheless, Van der Veen disagreed with a necessity for the listening to Thursday, noting, “I don’t know what we’re doing right here,” per AP.

He added, “It is a disagreement between two brothers on a Sunday morning over espresso.”

It doesn’t seem {that a} trial date has but been set. Van der Veen and reps for Jess didn’t instantly return Web page Six’s request for remark.