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Preliminary hearing in Darren Sharper rape case set for Sept. 16

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A preliminary hearing has been set for Sept. 16 for former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper on charges that he drugged and raped two women he met at a West Hollywood nightclub. Arizona, which has charged Sharper in a similar case, wants to extradite him there for trial. He's also been investigated in Louisiana, Nevada and Florida. But in May authorities in...
Via AP on Fox
August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Ex-NFL player Sharper facing evidence hearing

LOS ANGELES (AP) A preliminary hearing has been set for Sept. 16 for former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper on charges that he drugged and raped two women he met at a West Hollywood nightclub. Arizona, which has charged Sharper in a similar case, wants to extradite him there for trial. He's also been investigated in Louisiana, Nevada and Florida. But in May authorities in...
Via AP on Fox
August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Darren Sharper’s rape hearings moved to August 8th

Former NFL safety Darren Sharper was supposed to appear in a California court on Wednesday to be present for two hearings that have to do with his rape cases in California and Arizona. According to the Associated Press, Sharper’s hearings have been moved to August 8th. Sharper spoke only to answer a procedural question from the judge. Wednesday’s proceedings had been scheduled...
Via Pro Football Zone
July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Darren Sharper will appear in a California court on Wednesday over rape charges

Former NFL star Darren Sharper will make an appearance in a California court room on Wednesday in order to attend two hearings after allegedly drugging and raping two women last last year. The second hearing is for the case in Arizona in which he’s being accused of drugging three women with sleeping pills prior to sexually assaulting them. Sharper was being held in a Los Angeles...
Via Pro Football Zone
July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Darren Sharper is due in court today; Could a trial happen?

The former New Orleans Saints and Green Bay Packers safety Darren Sharper is now heading to court.  According to the Associated Press, Sharper will be in court on Wednesday.  Sharper is charged with drugging and raping two women in Los Angeles last October and the Associated Press reports that there will be a hearing on Wednesday to determine if […] The post Darren Sharper...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Darren Sharper’s lawyer has five reasons his client is innocent

Darren Sharper’s lawyer Blair Berk has five reasons why he believes his client is innocent and TMZ Sports tracked down the legal documents with the information. Below are the five reasons. 1. Berk says in the legal docs the Miami Beach P.D. has declined to file ANY criminal charges against Sharper and the investigation is closed. Short story, the evidence just wasn’t there....
Via Pro Football Zone
May 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Darren Sharper’s Lawyer 5 Reasons Why He’s Innocent of 9 Rapes

It is always innocent until proven guilty, even if there are 9 woman in 5 states all claiming that you drugged and raped them. Darren Sharper is going to get his day in court, but TMZ has tracked down legal documents showing how the defense and specifically his attorney Blair Berk is going to attack the prosecution’s case that Sharper is a serial rapist. Here are their 5 reasons...
Via BlackSportsOnline
May 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Darren Sharper was denied bail in Arizona

Without any surprise at all,  former NFL safety Darren Sharper has once again been denied bail in Arizona and will remain in jail in Los Angeles,  which is where he’s been in February,  according to TMZ Sports. So Sharpers lawyer made the case in Arizona today, claiming Sharper had a right to bail in the case involving 2 woman who claimed he drugged and raped them last year...
Via Pro Football Zone
April 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Darren Sharper’s DNA Found on One of His Alleged Victims

In this case I don’t know how much DNA will play a role, because Sharper’s defense seems to be it was always consensual sex. But, during a bond hearing in Arizona it was revealed his DNA was found on one of his victims. Detective Kevin Mace of the Tempe PD took the stand at Sharper’s bail hearing — and said the two AZ accusers who claim they were drugged and sexually assaulted...
Via BlackSportsOnline
April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Police Believe There Are More Victims In Darren Sharper Rape Case

Former NFL player Darren Sharper is accused of raping eight women in five states. Now comes word that police believe that there are more victims that haven’t come forward. Two law enforcement officials who asked not to be identified—one in Arizona and one in Louisiana—believe in the possibility of more alleged Sharper victims who have declined to come forward. Sharper also...
Via Jocks and Stiletto Jill
April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Police: Darren Sharper's DNA found on accuser's clothing

Darren Sharper's DNA was found on one of his alleged rape victims in Arizona, according to testimony given by a Tempe police detective on Wednesday. Sharper was indicted on two counts of sexual assault and three counts of administering dangerous drugs in Arizona on March 11 and his bail hearing was held on Wednesday. Sharper wasn't in the Arizona courtroom because he'...
Via Pro Sports Daily
April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Who Is Darren Sharper? Disturbing Details Emerge

On a cool November night last year in Tempe, Ariz., at approximately 2 in the morning, a woman awoke groggy and disoriented on a gray sectional couch in a moderate apartment, according to a Tempe, Ariz., police report. She lived in downtown Tempe, her apartment located near red-bricked sidewalks, perfectly cut grass and neatly aligned recycling bins. The Arizona State University...
Via Pro Sports Daily
April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Police believe there could be more alleged victims that Darren Sharper assaulted

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Mike Freeman of Bleacher Report conducted an in-depth report on former NFL safety Darren Sharper and the rape and sexual assault allegations that he’s currently facing that span eight women over five states. One thing that really struck me is that police believe there are more women out...
Via Pro Football Zone
April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Police Believe There are More Alledged Darren Sharper Rape Victims

There are currently eight women and five states who are accusing Darren Sharper of drugging them and then sexually assaulting them. Mike Freeman of Bleacher Report did an extensive and frankly quite frightening report on Darren Sharper . One of the things that was included was that police believe there are more women out there who may have been drugged and raped by Sharper. Two law...
Via BlackSportsOnline
April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Darren Sharper challenges no-bail status in Arizona

PHOENIX (AP) -- A judge in Phoenix will hold a hearing Wednesday in which lawyers for former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper will challenge the evidence used to keep him in jail without bail on charges that he drugged and sexually assaulted two women in Arizona. The hearing before Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Warren Granville marks the latest development in several ongoing...
Via Fox Sports North
April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Darren Sharper challenges no-bail status in Arizona

PHOENIX (AP) -- A judge in Phoenix will hold a hearing Wednesday in which lawyers for former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper will challenge the evidence used to keep him in jail without bail on charges that he drugged and sexually assaulted two women in Arizona. The hearing before Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Warren Granville marks the latest development in several ongoing...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Hearing postponed in Darren Sharper rape case

A judge in Los Angeles has postponed a hearing on rape charges against former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper to await the results of an upcoming bail hearing in Arizona. Sharper appeared briefly Tuesday in a Los Angeles courtroom in the case alleging he drugged and raped two women in West Hollywood last year. He has pleaded not guilty and remains in custody without bail. Superior...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
April 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Darren Sharper gave his alleged rape victims Ambien

Former NFL Network analyst and New Orleans Saints safety Darren Sharper reportedly used the popular sleeping pill Ambien to render his four alleged rape victims unconscious, according to a report by USA Today. A Los Angeles prosecutor said Sharper was a frequent user of the drug, consuming as many as 70 pills in 65 days. Investigators said he slipped the drug into women’s drinks...
Via IMAGE CPR SPORTS
March 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Darren Sharper’s Family Says He’s Being Treated Unfairly

It is innocent until proven guilty, even if circumstances makes it look like someone is guilty before their trial starts. That is being put to the test in the case of Darren Sharper. When 9 women accuse you of rape in 5 different states it is hard to believe they are all lying. With that being said Sharper did post the original $1 million bail and voluntarily turn himself in when...
Via BlackSportsOnline
March 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Darren Sharper once again denied bail

According to the Associated Press, a Los Angeles judge has once again refused to released former NFL safety Darren Sharper from jail. Sharper is awaiting trial in Los Angeles after pleading not guilty to charges that he raped and drugged two women last year. He was previously released on $1 million bail before being charged in Arizona with similar counts. Now, his lawyers say he...
Via Pro Football Zone
March 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Darren Sharper Denied Bail for 2nd Time; Accused of 9 Rapes in 5 States

The LA judge thinking is that there are too many cases and accusations out there to let Darren Sharper roam free. So, while his attorneys try to get him out of jail, the judge keeps shooting them down. Here are the details courtesy of USA Today. Sharper’s attorneys requested at the hearing that he be held under house arrest if Arizona – where Sharper is under indictment for two...
Via BlackSportsOnline
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Judge refuses to release Darren Sharper from jail

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A judge in Los Angeles has again refused to release former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper from jail. Sharper is awaiting trial in Los Angeles after pleading not guilty to charges that he raped and drugged two women last year. He was previously released on $1 million bail before being charged in Arizona with similar counts. Now, his lawyers say he should be...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

LA DA Wants All 9 of Darren Sharper’s Rape Accusers To Testify Against Him

If you believe Darren Sharper is guilty, one of the strongest pieces of evidence is that multiple women in multiple states have more or less the same story about him drugging them, but none of the women know each other. Could it all be a coincidence? Maybe, but you can’t ignore that all these women came forward at the same time. Sharper’s defense will most likely be these were...
Via BlackSportsOnline
March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Darren Sharper indicted on rape charges in Arizona

Former NFL Network analyst and All Pro safety Darren Sharper has now been officially charged in a second state with sexual assault.  Sharper has already been officially charged in Los Angeles on multiple felonies and an arrest warrant was issued for him in New Orleans, but an indictment has not yet followed.The case in Arizona follows the same disturbing pattern as the cases everywhere...
Via Awful Announcing
March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Darren Sharper indicted for sexual assault in Arizona

Former NFL safety Darren Sharper is racking up an insane list of charges against him. Now he has been indicted on two more counts of sexual assault and three more counts of administering dangerous drugs, this time in Arizona. Sharper is alleged to have raped two women there in November. Sharper’s attorney was served with a grand jury indictment on those charges Wednesday morning...
Via Midwest Sports Fans
March 12, 2014  |  Discuss
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