While Suge Knight's murder charge, Feb. 3 not guilty plea, revoked $2 million bail and reported courtroom panic attack play out like a Hollywood drama, Universal Pictures is moving forward with its Aug. 14 release of N.W.A. biopic Straight Outta Compton.

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