Leonard’s lawyer this morning appeared before the Supreme Court.
The matter was listed for hearing today however, it could not be moved as the lawyers for petitioner, former Samarai-Murua MP Gordon Wesley, were not served.
The leave application will be heard next week Tuesday.
The National Court in Alotau ordered a recount on March 28 after trial was conducted.
The recount is to commence on April 30, next Monday.
Leonard remains MP pending recount results.