Rick Rubin’s trial set for February

  • Rick Rubin arrives at the Vanity Fair Oscar party on Sunday, Feb. 26, 2012, in West Hollywood, Calif. (AP Photo/Evan Agostini)

LIHU‘E — Criminal defense attorney Craig De Costa requested to Fifth District Court Judge Michael Soong that famous record producer Rick Rubin’s lack of presence in court be waived Wednesday morning in Fifth District Court.