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Judge in Adrian Peterson child abuse case will remain
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 09:48:42 -0700

Peterson's defense attorney, Rusty Hardin, raised multiple objections to prosecutors' efforts to introduce testimony about past actions by Case. Grant also questioned Brian Wice, a member of Peterson's legal team, about appearing on a television show with Case during which the second-year judge explained his decision to jail a teacher for not showing up for jury duty. The ruling clears the way ...

Hardin Co. to elect first judge in 16 years
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 08:30:58 -0700

Yet there are more roadside signs touting mayhaw jelly than there are promoting the candidacy of Anthony Kade Gibson, Democratic challenger to Republican convert Wayne McDaniel Jr., a former constable and sheriff's office captain who announced his campaign for judge inside the commissioners' courtroom with elected leaders standing behind him. Just as he was winning the Democratic nomination for ...

Peterson case to move forward with judge
Tue, 14 Oct 2014 10:32:47 -0700

Montgomery County (Texas) judge Kelly Case rejected a recusal motion filed by prosecutors during the arraignment of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson on child abuse charges last week and plans to remain on the bench for a trial that could begin Dec. 1.

Adrian Peterson set to plead not guilty to child abuse charges
Tue, 07 Oct 2014 12:12:03 -0700

Adrian Peterson is committed to fighting child abuse charges and the Minnesota Vikings running back will not consider a guilty plea when he appears in Montgomery County (Texas) court Wednesday morning.

Adrian Peterson to enter not guilty plea
Tue, 07 Oct 2014 10:02:19 -0700

Adrian Peterson is committed to fighting child abuse charges and the Minnesota Vikings running back will not consider a guilty plea when he appears in Montgomery County (Texas) court Wednesday morning.

Peterson’s defense team objects to prosecutors’ motion to recuse judge
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:16:58 -0700

Defense attorneys for Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, charged in Montgomery County with state jail felony injury to a child, responded Wednesday, Oct. 15, to prosecutors’ motion to hav

Adrian Peterson Filing Shows Court Hearing Set for Nov. 4
Mon, 13 Oct 2014 13:53:19 -0700

Adrian Peterson of the Minnesota Vikings, center, arrives with his wife Ashley Brown and his attorney Rusty Hardin, right, at Montgomery County 9th District Court in Conrose, Texas, on Oct. 8, 2014.

Peterson judge sets tentative trial date of Dec. 1 on child abuse charge
Wed, 08 Oct 2014 11:47:38 -0700

Running back sat in the audience, didn’t enter plea in Montgomery County, Texas, courtroom.

Report: Vikings' Peterson to enter not guilty plea
Tue, 07 Oct 2014 10:30:39 -0700

Adrian Peterson is committed to fighting child abuse charges and the Minnesota Vikings running back will not consider a guilty plea when he appears in Montgomery County (Texas) court Wednesday morning.

Trial for Vikings running back to begin in December if judge isn’t nixed for ‘media whores’ comment
Wed, 08 Oct 2014 12:11:01 -0700

CONROE, Texas (CNN) — Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson will tentatively go to trial December 1 on a felony child abuse charge, but that date could be pushed back if a Texas judge must recuse himself for calling attorneys “media whores.” Until the trial is finished, Peterson will be barred from having contact with […]