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Court hearing in Darren Sharper rape case delayed again

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A long-delayed preliminary hearing for former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper on Los Angeles County charges that he drugged and raped two women he met at a West Hollywood nightclub has been pushed back to Dec. 5. Sharper, who has been jailed since February, appeared briefly in court Friday and agreed to the new delay. Arizona, which has charged Sharper in a...
Via AP on Fox
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Darren Sharper court hearing delayed again

LOS ANGELES (AP) A long-delayed preliminary hearing for former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper on Los Angeles County charges that he drugged and raped two women he met at a West Hollywood nightclub has been pushed back to Dec. 5. Sharper, who has been jailed since February, appeared briefly in court Friday and agreed to the new delay. Arizona, which has charged Sharper in a similar...
Via AP on Fox
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Law & Order “SVU” To Feature Darren Sharper Storyline (Video)

Law & Order “SVU” hasn’t shied away from celebrity scandals in the past, and Wednesday’s episode will surely hit home for the NFL. The Darren Sharper alleged rape scandal and Ray Rice elevator scandal seem to both get ripped from the headlines and implemented in a new sports scandal themed episode. The episode features a major sports star accused of drugging and raping...
Via BlackSportsOnline
October 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Darren Sharper Files Lawsuit Against the Saints For Workers Comp

Former NFL Safety Darren Sharper is suing the New Orleans Saints for about $95K on a workers compensation claim from a knee injury he suffered in 2009. Previous attempts to sure the Saints in the past for workman’s comp failed. According to NOLA.com’s Ken Daley: The Louisiana Workers Compensation Act requires personal injury claims for payment to be filed against employers within...
Via Geeks and Cleats
September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Darren Sharper Suing The Saints For $95k

Accused serial rapist and ex-NFL star Darren Sharper is going to need all the cash flow he can get. The former pro bowl safety is suing his former employer, the New Orleans Saints for an unpaid workers comp claim according to Nola. Darren Sharper is taking legal aim at the New Orleans Saints from his California jail cell, pressing on with a previously denied workers compensation...
Via BlackSportsOnline
September 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 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’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 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 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 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

Darren Sharper Charged With 2 More Rapes in Arizona

Darren Sharper is done. Sharper has now been officially charged in LA with two rapes, New Orleans authorities are deciding if they will charge him for two rapes and now Arizona has charged him with two rapes (there are also accusations in several other states). Darren Sharper has just been charged with 2 counts of sexual assault in Arizona stemming from allegations he raped two women...
Via Thacover2
March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

No bail for Darren Sharper on New Orleans rape charge

Ex-NFL analyst Darren Sharper will continue to sit in a Los Angeles jail for at least another week while a New Orleans DA decides whether to move forward with another rape charge against him. Sharper has already been charged with two rapes in Los Angeles. An arrest warrant was issued last week relating to an incident that took place in New Orleans last September. A witness has...
Via Jocks and Stiletto Jill
March 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Darren Sharper’s Ex-GF: “He Never Offered Me Drugs”

Well I guess if he doesn’t offer you drugs, it’s time to nominate your man for boyfriend of the year. When asked, accused rapist Darren Sharper’s ex-girlfriend had nothing but glowing things to say about the former football player. Darren Sharper’s ex-girlfriend — a woman who dated the ex-NFLer for nearly a year — tells TMZ Sports she was “completely shocked” by the...
Via BlackSportsOnline
March 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Sharper told witnesses that sex wasn’t consensual

Things just keep getting worse for Darren Sharper. The former Saints, Vikings, and Packers safety and NFL Network is already in jail for multiple rape allegations, and now the truth is starting to come out. According to a report obtained by USA Today, Sharper told witnesses that he and a friend had sex with two […]
Via Full Scale Sports
March 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Darren Sharper Wins $178K Lawsuit While In Jail on Rape Charges

Some good news for Darren Sharper and to be frank he will probably needed every penny of this to help fight the four current rape charges against him (maybe more charges to come). Sharper had sued a Florida construction company, along with an interior designer, that botched a very expensive construction job at the former NFL star’s swanky condo. Sharper’s Florida attorney, Michael...
Via BlackSportsOnline
March 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Darren Sharper’s Lawyers Say Women He Alledgely Raped Took Drugs Willingly

I am not a lawyer, but it seems to me Sharper’s attorneys are going to take the path of trying to paint the alleged victims as basically drunken whores. Here was their statement while Sharper is awaiting to be extradited to New Orleans to face the judge on two new rape charges courtesy of USA Today. Sharper’s attorneys, Blair Berk and Leonard Levine, disputed the allegations...
Via BlackSportsOnline
March 03, 2014  |  Discuss
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