Michael Bowling Hearing
In Court: Michael Bowling, who was found guilty in a 2019 trial of molesting a teen girl who was having a sleep-over with his step-daughter and sentenced to 20 years in prison, will argue his own motion for a lesser sentence, or to vacate the sentence, before Circuit Judge Terence Perkins at 9 a.m. in Courtroom 401 at the Flagler County courthouse. The hearing is rescheduled from its original date in late August, when it was postponed dur to Hurricane Idalia. Bowling sought to have a court-appointed attorney and to acquire transcripts and recordings of his trial. The judge denied both motions.