Daniel with the family cat.
Daniel with the family cat.

Hearing date set for Daniel Morcombe court case

A PRE-TRIAL hearing has been set down for the man accused of killing Sunshine Coast schoolboy Daniel Morcombe.

Brett Peter Cowan's case will come before the Supreme Court on November 6 for the hearing, which is expected to last up to a week.

Mr Cowan's trial is not expected to begin until next year. Daniel was 13 when he went missing while waiting for a bus at Woombye in 2003.



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