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  • Prosecutor: Adrian Peterson ‘Smoked a Little Weed’ While on Bond

    Oct 10, 14 by EURPublisher01 3 Comments

    *Texas prosecutors said Thursday that Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson should be re-arrested after admitting during his court appearance on a child abuse charge that he had ”smoked a little weed” while out on bond. In a court motion, the Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office said Peterson allegedly told a worker conducting his urinalysis exam […]

  • Baby Punched in Face by Mom’s ‘Sexual Partner’ (Video)

    Oct 10, 14 by Brainuser1 3 Comments

    *Mothers, please think twice about who you leave your child with. One woman apparently didn’t, and now the child is suffering a serious head injury after a Toledo man (now behind bars) admitted to punching the 1-year-old girl. Markeese Cummings, 24, is being held in the Lucas County Jail on $500,000 bond, after being charged […]

  • Date Set for Adrian Peterson’s Child Abuse Trial (Pics)

    Oct 8, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *A tentative date of Dec. 1 has been set for Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson to stand trial on a felony child abuse charge, his attorney, Rusty Hardin, said Wednesday, according to ESPN. Peterson did not enter a plea to the charge in Conroe, Texas, north of Houston. Hardin’s spokeswoman said Tuesday that the […]

  • Adrian Peterson to Plead Not Guilty; Article Questions Charity, Past Arrests

    Oct 7, 14 by EURPublisher01 3 Comments

    *A day before Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson makes his first court appearance in Texas, ESPN is reporting that he will plead not guilty to child abuse charges, and not even consider pleading guilty in an attempt to expedite his return to the playing field. Mary Flood, the spokesperson for Peterson’s attorney, Rusty Hardin, […]

  • Adrian Peterson’s Mother: ‘It’s Not About Abuse, But Love’

    Sep 18, 14 by EURPublisher01 6 Comments

    *The mother of Adrian Peterson came to his defense Wednesday in her first public comments since the running back’s indictment for child abuse, saying he has six kids and “wants to be a good father to them all,” reports ESPN.com. “I don’t care what anybody says,” Bonita Jackson, 50, said in an interview with the […]

  • Nike Suspends Contract with Adrian Peterson

    Sep 17, 14 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *Nike announced late Tuesday that it has suspended its endorsement contract with Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson in the wake of his child abuse charges. “Nike in no way condones child abuse or domestic violence of any kind and has shared our concerns with the NFL. We have suspended our contract with Adrian Peterson,” […]