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    IA FB: Douglas pleads guilty to reduced fraud charge

    Iowa FB player pleads guilty to fraud charge - his second misdemeanor since joining team....

    Douglas pleads guilty to reduced fraud charge | GazetteOnline.com - Cedar Rapids, Iowa City


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    Re: IA FB: Douglas pleads guilty to reduced fraud charge

    Wow - no jail and just pay for what you stole

    That'll teach him.

    Where the hell is Judge Wapner when you need him?

    The (alledged) sexual assult assailants will probably only have to write "no means no" 500 times on the Johnson county courthouse blackboard, as well....



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    Re: IA FB: Douglas pleads guilty to reduced fraud charge

    If only a misdemeanor then he will get to play again for the thugeyes, and just in time for the bowl game...........oh wait.

    scrap that last part..next season is what I meant



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    Re: IA FB: Douglas pleads guilty to reduced fraud charge

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonesrule91 View Post
    If only a misdemeanor then he will get to play again for the thugeyes, and just in time for the bowl game...........oh wait.

    scrap that last part..next season is what I meant
    You mean when ISU goes to Iowa City?



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    Re: IA FB: Douglas pleads guilty to reduced fraud charge

    It would be good to compare this to rulings on similar cases to see of the punishment fits the crime.



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    Re: IA FB: Douglas pleads guilty to reduced fraud charge

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUFan22 View Post
    It would be good to compare this to rulings on similar cases to see of the punishment fits the crime.
    The funny thing is that this decision is coming down AFTER Douglas got nailed for shoplifting CD's. That's a little surprising.

    Or maybe he's going to get a little harsher treatment in that case - mowing public lawns or something.....

    Perhaps this development explains where Kirk has been....



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    Re: IA FB: Douglas pleads guilty to reduced fraud charge

    Just don't pee in public! That one really pisses Kirk off.



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    Re: IA FB: Douglas pleads guilty to reduced fraud charge

    And that would be the kicker.

    KF booted the public pee-pee guy off the team. If, and I stress if, Douglas is allowed back - he would lose any respect I had for him as well as most of his credibility.

    But I seriously don't think Douglas will play another down for Iowa.



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    Re: IA FB: Douglas pleads guilty to reduced fraud charge

    Can we start a "Where's Kirk" game? We can track him down and see where he pops up.


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    Re: IA FB: Douglas pleads guilty to reduced fraud charge

    Does anybody know if the charges were ever filed for stealing the CD/DVDs? That would potentially be his third misdemeanor in two years on the team. I know that happened after this incident so I would think that would blow away his defered sentence when that gets settled.


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    Re: IA FB: Douglas pleads guilty to reduced fraud charge

    Quote Originally Posted by Jeremy View Post
    Can we start a "Where's Kirk" game? We can track him down and see where he pops up.
    I'm not sure when visiting hours start and end at the local cement and steel bars hotel there in Iowa City. We should know that before be start making any guesses..



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    Re: IA FB: Douglas pleads guilty to reduced fraud charge

    What Hawk fans are saying about this...

    Scout.com: Iowa Forums List



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    Re: IA FB: Douglas pleads guilty to reduced fraud charge

    Quote Originally Posted by Jeremy View Post
    Does anybody know if the charges were ever filed for stealing the CD/DVDs? That would potentially be his third misdemeanor in two years on the team. I know that happened after this incident so I would think that would blow away his defered sentence when that gets settled.
    He pled guilty to this and was fined.



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    Re: IA FB: Douglas pleads guilty to reduced fraud charge

    Too bad the big 10 has extra restrictions for transfers between conf schools. Otherwise KF could kick him off the hawk squad, then go after the Mich job and help him rehab by bringing him closer to home. Maybe Douglas could first transfer to Ariz and then be eligible for the Luke Recker rule.



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    Re: IA FB: Douglas pleads guilty to reduced fraud charge

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUFan22 View Post
    What Hawk fans are saying about this...

    Scout.com: Iowa Forums List
    From that link... Hawk fans are pure genius.



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