The countertenor, accused with Scott Walters of a 2010 rape in Houston, has agreed to be extradited from Mighigan to face trial in Texas. The are being held in jail meanwhile without bail.
The couple’s attorney said: ‘Mr. Daniels and Mr. Walters have waived their rights to contest extradition and look forward to defending the charges in Houston, in a courtroom where facts matter… Neither of our clients are flight risks and, more importantly, they are innocent … Holding them without bond makes no sense.’
The baritone Samuel Schultz has claimed he was drugged and raped by the couple after a Houston performance of Handel’s Xerxes.