Found July 09, 2012 on Fox Sports North:
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Minnesota Vikings running back has hired high-profile attorney Rusty Hardin to represent him in his fight against charges of resisting arrest after a weekend incident in his offseason hometown of Houston, according to an ESPN tweet. ESPN tweeted Monday that Peterson has hired Hardin, who recently earned an acquittal for Roger Clemens in his perjury case. Hardin is based in Houston. Peterson, 27, was arrested at a Houston area night club early Saturday morning after police allege he shoved and off-duty officer working security at the club and had to be restrained by three officers before being handcuffed. He was booked into the jail before being released about eight hours later on a 1,000 bond. Peterson's only public response came in a pair of tweets Sunday afternoon. "Thank you for waiting for the facts. Truth will surface," Peterson wrote on his Twitter page (@AdrianPeterson). Police spokesperson Kese Smith said that Peterson shoved an off-du...
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