CHANNEL 4, THE LOCAL STATION.>>>LOCAL COUPLE CHARGED WITH BEAT AGO VETERAN OUTSIDE THE AMERICAN LEGION POST IN ARLINGTON BACK IN MAY RETURNS TO COURT TO FACE UP GRADED FELONY CHARGES.>>BOTH OF THEM ENTERED PLEA OF NOT GUILTY. CHRIS WAS IN THE COURTROOM AND HE’S JOINING US NOW LIVE CHRIS DID THEY HAVE ANYTHING TO SAY.>>THEY REALLY DIDN’T BOTH STOOD QUIETLY NEXT TO THE ATTORNEY IN COURT THIS MORNING AND WON THE HEARING WAS OVER AS THEY WERE LEAVING COURT THEY DECLINED TO COMMENT ABOUT ANYTHING THAT HAPPENED AT THE AMERICAN LEGION THAT NIGHT. THE.>>NO COMMENT.>>Reporter: ABOUT THE NEW CHARGES? THE LODGES WALKED QUICKLY FROM THE COURTHOUSE THIS MORNING. SCENE THE VIDEO OF WHAT WAS GOING ON INSIDE THE AMERICAN LEGION. ANY RESPONSE WHAT STARTED ALL THAT.>>Reporter: ANOTHER NO COMMENT ABOUT IS THIS SURVEILLANCE VIDEO FROM INSIDE THE AMERICAN LEGION WHERE YOU SEE CHARLES HUES THROWING COASTER TOWARDS THE BARTENDER TALKING TO THE HUSBAND AND WIFE. EVENTUALLY HUES GETS UP AND WALKS OUT. WILLIAM LODGE SOON FOLLOWS HIM OUT THE DOOR. ANY COMMENT ABOUT WHAT HAPPENED THAT NIGHT. LODGE WOULDN’T COMMENT ABOUT THE INCIDENT. WITNESS HAVE SAID THAT BY THE TIME THEY GOT OUTSIDE THE FIGHT WAS ALREADY GOING ON BETWEEN THE TWO MACHINE. WILLIAM LODGE CHARGED WITH AGGRAVATED BATTERY CAUSING GREAT BODILY HARM. AND BATTERY WHAT HAPPENED BETWEEN THOSE TWO MEN IN THE PARKING LOT AND YOU CAN EXPECT THAT FOR THE MALE DEFENDANT IN THIS CASE AND HIS DEFENSE LAWYER THEY WILL DEFEND THEMSELVES ON THE GROUND THAT THEY WERE NOT GOING OUT THERE TO TRY TO START A FIGHT.>>Reporter: ATTORNEY NICHOLS NOT INVOLVED IN THE CASE SAYS THAT BOTH LODGES HAVE HIRED VERY REQUEST ATTORNEYS. BUT THAT IT MIGHT BE DIFFICULT BECAUSE OF THE SURVEILLANCE VIDEO INSIDE THE LEGION AND STATE ATTORNEY OFFICE UPGRADING THEIR CHARGES.>>WHAT THEY HAVE SEEN IN ALL OF THIS IS THAT WHILE THE VICTIM IN THIS CASE HE MAY NOT HAVE BEEN PLIGHT. HE MAY NOT HAVE BEEN THE WAY THAT HIS MOTHER WOULD WANT HIM TO BE. HE MAY HAVE BEEN ACTING IN A MANNER THAT HE SHOULD NOT HAVE BEEN ACTING IN. THEY BELIEVE THAT IT DID NOT RISE TO A LEVEL OF WHAT SUBSEQUENTLY HAPPENED T HIM.>>I DID REACH OUT TO BOTH WILLIAM AND TERRI LODGE TO SEE IF THEY HAD ANY COMMENT ABOUT THE CASE BUT BOTH ATTORNEYS DECLINED COMMENTS.