6ix9ine has added a new criminal defense attorney to his legal team, which already includes Lance Lazzaro.

Per a report from the Blast Monday, Dawn Florio has joined Lazzaro and the team for the racketeering and firearms charges. Florio has previously assisted in other 6ix9ine cases, including a probation violation incident earlier this year.

Back in 2005, Florio was accused of sneaking in—among other things—rolling papers, pills, and a turkey sandwich for a client. Charges, however, were later dropped by way of "insufficient evidence."

Monday also saw the announcement of a trial date for 6ix9ine and the five other men who were arrested earlier this month. As it stands now, the trial will begin Sept. 4 of next year. The next hearing has been scheduled for Jan. 22. 6ix9ine is pleading not guilty.

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"It looks like they've been working on the indictments for some time," former LAPD lieutenant Adam Bercovici told Complex when explaining the lengthy process at the center of a case like this. "That's because a racketeering case involves all kinds of things, like wiretaps and different resources that we use to get information. It’s not like we go out and say, we’re gonna make a RICO case."

Lazzaro, meanwhile, has expressed confidence in the eventual dropping of charges against his client. "I believe that the charges against him is an over-charge by the U.S. Attorney's Office and that when the facts come out I am confident that the charges will be dismissed as it relates to [6ix9ine]," he told XXL.