Lamar Odom DUI Arraignment Delayed

9/27/2013 9:50 AM PDT

Lamar Odom -- DUI Arraignment Delayed

Breaking News

Lamar Odom
's DUI case was put on hold this morning ... as his attorney appeared in court and requested a continuance.

Lamar was not in the Van Nuys, CA courtroom for the scheduled arraignment -- he wasn't required to be there -- but his attorney Richard Hutton was ... and the judge granted a new hearing date of October 10.

TMZ broke the story ... Odom was arrested Aug. 30 and charged with DUI after cops pulled him over the 101 freeway for driving too slow. He refused to take any blood alcohol tests ... and lost his license as a result.