The delay will “ensure that both sides have sufficient time to to review the evidence and prepare for trial,” according to McBurney’s order.
McIver stands charged with intentionally killing his wife, Diane, on the night of Sept. 25, 2016, as they drove along Piedmont Avenue. McIver says the shooting was accidental. He has been in jail since April due to a bond violation. The DA found a gun in the sock drawer of his Buckhead condo.