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  1. Bouquets & BrickbatsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Best of New Orleans

    ... March 21. Shaved-head volunteers at the pub have raised more than $300,000 for the organization since 2011. Darren Sharper, former New Orleans Saints safety, pleaded guilty to sexual assault and no contest to similar charges on March 23 in cases in ...

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  2. What an awful message the Darren Sharper plea deal sends to girls and women: Jarvis DeBerryRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    Former NFL safety Darren Sharper, left, with his attorney Leonard Levine appear in Los Angeles Superior Court on Monday, March 23, 2015. Sharper was sentenced to nine years in federal prison Monday immediately after he pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting a woman in Arizona, marking the first change of plea of the day for the former safety accused of drugging and assaulting women in four states.

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  3. Ex-NFL star Sharper to appear twice in New Orleans courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | KTNV-TV Las Vegas

    An April 7 court date has been set in a Louisiana state court for Darren Sharper, the former NFL star who has entered pleas in four states where he is accused of drugging and sexually assaulting women. The April 7 appearance in New Orleans criminal district court will follow an April 6 date in federal court, also in New Orleans.

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  4. Ex-NFL star Darren Sharper to appear twice in New Orleans court after multi-state plea dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Star Tribune

    An April 7 court date has been set in a Louisiana state court for Darren Sharper, the former NFL star who has entered pleas in four states where he is accused of drugging and sexually assaulting women. The April 7 appearance in New Orleans criminal district court will follow an April 6 date in federal court, also in New Orleans.

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  5. Ex-NFL star Sharper pleads guilty in Vegas sex assault caseRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Daily Herald

    Former NFL star Darren Sharper pleaded guilty Tuesday in Las Vegas to a reduced felony attempted sex assault charge, in the third part of a four-state plea deal that prosecutors say will put him in federal prison for about nine years. Appearing by Internet hookup from a courtroom in Los Angeles, Sharper entered his plea before Clark County District Court Judge Douglas Herndon, who scheduled sentencing for June 25. A plea agreement calls for Sharper to serve 38 months to eight years in prison for the Nevada conviction, but at the same time as sentences from California, Arizona and Louisiana. 3 comments

  6. Sharper Confesses to Raping Women in Two CasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | JD Journal

    Former NFL star Darren Sharper, who retired from NFL in 2011 after a successful 14-year career, has pleaded no contest Monday to drugging and raping two women in Los Angeles. He admitted guilt to this after confessing to similar charges in Arizona.

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  7. Darren Sharper's high school removes all of his pictures, memorabilia after rape plea dealRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Advocate

    Former Saints safety Darren Sharper was a standout athlete at Hermitage High School in Henrico, Va. in the 1990's, but his alma mater has all but erased him from its memory after his rape plea deal.

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  8. Ex-NFL star Darren Sharper to plead guilty to resolve sex assault cases in 4 statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | LA.com

    Former NFL safety Darren Sharper, who is accused of drugging and raping women in four states, including two women he met at a West Hollywood nightclub, is expected to enter pleas today as part of a "global resolution" to resolve all the cases against him. Sharper is due in a Los Angeles courtroom this morning, when he is expected to enter separate pleas as part of a plea agreement meant to resolve charges in all four jurisdictions.

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  9. NFL Star Sharper Pleads Guilty to Drugging and Raping Various WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | JD Journal

    Former NFL star Darren Sharper, who retired from NFL in 2011 after a successful 14-year career, has pleaded no contest Monday to drugging and raping two women in Los Angeles. He admitted guilt to this after confessing to similar charges in Arizona.

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    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Advocate

    How soon they want to forget: The high school of Darren Sharper removes all of his pictures and memorabilia after his rape plea deal Former NFL safety Darren Sharper, right, appears in Los Angeles Superior Court on Monday, March 23, 2015. At left is his attorney, Lisa Wayne.

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  11. Saints News, 3/25/15: Tom Benson Brings Wife To Meetings To Get Her Ready To Take OverRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Canal Street Chronicles

    ... between his wife and granddaughter grew physical in December NOLA.com Just weeks ago, ex-Saints star Darren Sharper faced the prospect of spending the rest of his life in prison as a convicted serial rapist, with prosecutors in four states accusing ...

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  12. Attorney: Ex-NFL player Darren Sharper plans to plea in rape casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | TwinCities

    Five years after reaching the NFL pinnacle by earning a Super Bowl ring with the New Orleans Saints in an All-Pro season, Darren Sharper is looking at a long stretch in prison after his lawyer said Friday the former safety reached a plea agreement that will settle rape charges involving at least nine women in four states. All the alleged incidents came after Sharper's retirement in 2011, and the cases involved similar allegations that he slipped drugs to women and sexually assaulted them when they were unconscious or otherwise unable to resist or consent.

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  13. Darren Sharper plea agreeement looks like 'sweetheart deal' to someRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Times-Picayune

    Just weeks ago, ex-Saints star Darren Sharper faced the prospect of spending the rest of his life in prison as a convicted serial rapist, with prosecutors in four states accusing him drugging and assaulting nine women. As of Monday, it appears the 39-year-old NFL retiree will be out of prison before he turns 50, having negotiated a "global resolution" to all charges that will see him spend 10 years behind bars on all charges in criminal cases in California, Nevada, Arizona and in state and federal court in Louisiana.

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  14. Sharper pleads guilty in Las Vegas courtroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | CBS Sports

    Former NFL player Darren Sharper pleaded guilty to a reduced felony attempted sex assault charge in Las Vegas Tuesday as part of a four-state plea deal that prosecutors say will put him in jail for about eight years, the Associated Press reports. Sharper entered his plea before Clark County District Court Judge Douglas Herndon via an Internet hookup from a courtroom in Los Angeles.

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  15. Ex-NFL star Darren Sharper enters rape pleas in 3 out of 4 statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Press-Telegram

    Former NFL safety Darren Sharper pleaded no contest today to charges of drugging and raping two women he met in a West Hollywood nightclub and also struck plea deals to resolve similar charges in two other states, and he is expected to serve up to nine years in federal prison in Louisiana. Sharper, 39, reached deals with prosecutors in Arizona and Nevada and entered his pleas remotely from Los Angeles.

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  16. Darren Sharper: Former NFL star pleaded guilty to more sexual assault chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies The day after he was sentenced to nine years in prison on sexual assault charges, former NFL star Darren Sharper pleaded guilty on Tuesday to more charges in Nevada that call for a prison sentence between three years and eight years, the Associated Press reported.

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  17. Ex-NFL star Sharper pleads guilty to attempted sex assault in NevadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The London Free Press

    New Orleans Saints safety Darren Sharper stretches before practice at the University of Miami facility in Coral Gables, Florida in this file photo taken February 3, 2010. Former NFL star Darren Sharper admitted on Tuesday to attempted sexual assault of two women in Las Vegas as part of a three-part plea bargain that prosecutors in Nevada, Arizona and California said would keep him in prison for at least nine years.

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  18. Ex-NFL star Darren Sharper starts acknowledging sex assaultsRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Tribune-Chronicle

    Removing any doubt that he drugged and raped women, former NFL star Darren Sharper has taken the first of several steps to own up to sexual assaults in four states that will send him to prison for about nine years. In separate court cases Monday, Sharper pleaded guilty to sexual assault in Arizona and no contest in California to raping two women he knocked out with a potent sedative mixed with booze.

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  19. Ex-NFL star gets 9 years for rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Former New Orleans Saints player-turned-serial-rapist Darren Sharper pleaded no contest to charges including drugging and raping women. The multi-state deal will have him serve nine years in prison.

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  20. Ex-Saints star Darren Sharper pleads guilty in Vegas sex assault caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | NOLA.com

    Former NFL star Darren Sharper told a Las Vegas judge on Tuesday that he'll plead guilty to a felony attempted sex assault charge, in what his lawyers said will be the third part of a plea deal that will send him to federal prison for about nine years for drugging and raping women in four states. Sharper, 39, wore an orange jail uniform with "LA County" stamped over his chest pocket as he appeared through an Internet hookup from a Los Angeles courtroom.

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