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Continuance granted in McIver murder trial

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Judge McBurney has signed a motion for continuance in the murder trial for prominent Atlanta businessman Tex McIver. 

Prosecutors filed the motion, asking for more time to prepare.

The original trial date was Oct. 30. With McBurney signing the motion, the trial date has been moved to March 5th, but all attorneys have been advised to clear their calendars from Feb. 26 on. 

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McIver is charged with intentionally killing his wife in September 2016. 

McIver's attorneys are asking the judge to release him on bond until trial. There's no word yet on when that might happen. 

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