deal to escape domestic violence charge
Johnny Manziel has reached an agreement with prosecutors to dismiss a domestic violence charge against him.
The downward spiraled ex Cleveland Browns quarterback faced a misdemeanor charge that carried a canada canada goose uk shop goose outlet canada penalty of up to a year in canada goose outlet new york city jail and a $4,000 fine after he was accused of hitting and threatening former girlfriend Colleen Crowley during a night out in January.
Attend a domestic violence impact panel.
Participate in the NFL substance abuse program (or something similar, if he doesn regain a spot in the NFL).
Not have any contact with Crowley.
the undersigned defendant fails to meet one of the requirements of this agreement or is charged with a new offense, the defendant will be prosecuted for this offense, the agreement states.
The allegations stem from a night out on Jan. 30. Crowley said Manziel accosted her at a Dallas hotel, canada goose outlet a Canada Goose Outlet confrontation that continued downstairs to the canada goose outlet black friday valet station. She said he forced canada goose uk canada goose outlet outlet store canada goose coats her into a car and a valet disregarded Canada Goose Parka her pleas for help.
The two eventually https://www.amigosdecontreras.es drove to where her car was parked in front of a Dallas bar, she said in an affidavit. canada goose outlet store uk She said Manziel got into the driver seat and began to drive. Crowley said Manziel stopped when she tried to jump out of the car, but then he dragged her back inside and hit her.
Prosecutors canada goose outlet reviews said the agreement with Manziel was far from the end of its process.
conditional dismissal is only the beginning of the process of educating an individual on how to make better choices when facing conflict, prosecutors said.
Just this week, for instance, Manziel was sued by aTexas bartender for allegedly punching him canada goose outlet in the face over a dispute and Canada Goose Online breaking his nose.
Manziel attorney Jim Darnell said: thankful to both the court and prosecutor for their hard canada goose outlet in usa work and diligence in trying to come to a fair and just canada goose outlet uk resolution for all parties canada goose factory outlet involved. My client is pleased to be able to put this part of the situation behind him and is eager to satisfy the terms of the agreement. a free agent who hasn signed with a team since the Browns released him in March, served canada goose jacket outlet a canada goose black friday sale four game suspension this season for violating the NFL substance abuse policy. He remains under review of the league domestic policy, which could include a six game suspension under guidelines that were toughened after the NFL was criticized for its handling of Ray Rice domestic case.
Manziel agreement is similar to one that star Dallas Cowboys receiver canada canada goose coats on sale goose outlet parka Dez Bryant successfully completed following a domestic incident involving his mother in 2012.