[credit provider=”AP”] SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Barry Bonds’ attorneys filed a motion Wednesday asking a judge to change Bonds’ obstruction of justice conviction to an acquittal or schedule a new trial.Bonds was convicted of obstructing a grand jury’s steroids investigation by giving an evasive answer during questioning in 2003. The […]
[credit provider=”AP”] A lawyer for Brian Stow, a San Francisco Giants fan beaten into a coma outside Dodger Stadium, says that ex-Giant Barry Bonds has offered to pay for the college education of Stow’s two young children.Stow, a single father, had two children currently in elementary school. He’s been in […]
[credit provider=”AP”] Barry Bonds’ trial has been well publicized and discussed. From the news stories we hear Bonds’ mistress Kimberly Bell testify about his perceived steroid rage to the the growing (and shrinking) parts of his body. We hear Kathy Hoskins, Bonds’ former personal shopper testify that Greg Anderson, Bonds’ longtime […]
[credit provider=”AP” url=”AP”] Our initial reaction upon hearing the Barry Bonds verdict was: “How can you obstruct justice without actually lying?”The answer is, you can’t. And at least one legal expert agrees that his conviction should be thrown out for that reason.
[credit provider=”AP”] A verdict has been reached in the Barry Bonds perjury trial …ESPN’s Mark Fainaru-Wada says the jury will be in the courtroom about 4:50 ET time to render their decision.
With the retirement of Manny Ramirez last week, we have seen a renewed debate on the Hall of Fame candidacies for players that are known to have used Performance Enhancing Drugs (PEDs).
[credit provider=”AP” url=”AP”] After four-and-a-half hours for closing arguments yesterday, both sides made their case in the Barry Bonds perjury and his fate is now up to a jury.The jury will be deliberations this morning, and it’s anyone’s guess how long it will take them to sift through the testimony […]
[credit provider=”AP”] Last Thursday, the prosecution in the Barry Bonds trial was dealt a heavy blow when one of their key witnesses, Bonds surgeon Dr. Arthur Ting, did not say anything to corroborate the testimony of a prior key witness, Bonds’ childhood friend Steven Hoskins.In fact, Dr. Ting contradicted a […]
[credit provider=”AP”] The prosecution in the Barry Bonds trial called the slugger’s orthopedic surgeon to testify on Thursday, only to watch him contradict the testimony of another key prosecution witnesses.Bonds’ former business partner Steve Hoskins had testified earlier in the trial that he had spoken directly to Dr. Arthur Ting […]
[credit provider=”andertho via flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/andertho/199331068/”] Yesterday’s testimony in the Barry Bonds perjury trial was an emotional slugfest, as Bonds’ former mistress testified about their emotional nine-year affair.Kimberly Bell was called to testify about Bonds’ angry outbursts, violent threats, shady finances, bulging body, and shrinking testicles — all offered up by […]
Barry Bonds perjury trial finally began this week, four years after he was indicted and four years since he last played with the San Francisco Giants. So now seems like a good time to take a look back at what the fuss was all about.
[credit provider=”AP”] Opening arguments have begun in the Barry Bonds perjury trial. But since it has been nearly four years since he was indicted and more than seven since the testimony that got him in trouble in the first place, you’d be forgiven for not knowing exactly what it’s all […]
[credit provider=”AP” url=”AP”] It has been nearly four years since Barry Bonds was indicted on charges of perjury and obstruction of justice, but now the trial is finally set to begin.Jury selection took place on Monday and eight women and four men have been chosen to decide Bonds’ fate. How […]
[credit provider=”AP” url=”AP”] Details of the testimony against Barry Bonds have emerged, and the case against Barry seems shaky at best.Apparently, a San Francisco Giants clubhouse manager will talk about Bonds’ ever-increasing hat size, a Nike employee will talk about the growth of his feet, and the court will be […]
[credit provider=”andertho via flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/andertho/199331068/”] A federal judge ruled today that former teammates of Barry Bonds can be compelled to testify at his upcoming perjury trial.That could mean the spectacle of current and former Major League Baseball players testifying in open court about what they know about steroid use in […]