Our top local story this afternoon -- the internet café scandal. In just over an hour...suspects in the allied veterans case will appear in court. A pre-trial hearing will be held in a seminole county courtroom for F-O-P leaders Nelson Cuba and Robbie Freitas, And - the group's commander Jerry Bass and Jacksonville attorney Kelly Mathis. Channel 4's erica rakow spoke with the attorney representing kelly mathis...and has more on what to expect in today's hearing. 3 3 0-521-2734-39152-158 THREE WEEKS AGO..KELLY MATHIS WAIVED HIS RIGHT TO APPEAR IN COURT IN PERSON.. HIS ATTORNEY, MITCH STONE ENTERED A NOT GUILTY PLEA FOR HIM.. STONE SAYS SINCE THEN..THEY'VE BEEN WORKING ON HIS CASE AND THEY'RE READY TO FIGHT THE CHARGES IN COURT.3:49 he's doing fine.We're working toward proving that he is not guilty of any offense.3:54 and he's helping in that effort. He's a good lawyer and he knows the law and he's been assisting in that effort.THE JACKSONVILLE LAWYER HAS BEEN LABELED AS THE MASTERMIND BEHIND THE INTERNET CAFÉ SCHEME THAT OPERATED AS ALLIED VETERANS OF THE WORLD.TODAY.. SEVERAL OF THE SUSPECTS ARE BACK ON THE DOCKET.1:18 we'll explain to the judge where we are in terms of the discovery, the motions that have to be heard and what our proposed ability is to try the case in terms of timing.STONE SAYS HE IS STILL COMBING THROUGH A LOT OF THE DISCOVERY ..NEEDS TO TAKE DEPOSITIONS AND HAS SEVERAL MOTIONS PREPARED.. SOME OF WHICH HE HOPES WILL BE HEARD TODAY..2:14 some of the motions may not be contested some may, the judge may be able to handle them pretty quickly without having to deal with a whole lot of discussion on the record but the more important motion is the motions to dismiss and things of that nature will obviously require full days hearings. STONE HAS ALREADY FILED A MOTION TO DISMISS THE CHARGES AGAINST KELLY MATHIS..A HEARING IS ALREADY SCHEDULED FOR THAT ON JUNE 25TH.3:34 essentially all we're talking about is the sufficiency of the pleadings, legal issues pertaining to the claims made in the charging docket, things of that nature.