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Man tied to Sam Hurd drug case gets prison time

A co-defendant in the drug distribution case involving former NFL wide receiver Sam Hurd has received 41 months in prison. Toby Lujan was sentenced Thursday after admitting to one count of possession with intent to distribute cocaine. Authorities found Lujan driving with $88,000 in cash. They say he made several calls to arrange a meeting for Hurd with someone posing to be a drug...
Via AP on Fox
February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Sam Hurd Gets 15 Years For Distribution Scheme

((HT: WFAA-TV)) Sam Hurd was arrested in Chicago in December of 2011 when he thought he was meeting with members of Mexico's dangerous Zeta drug cartel. He wanted to buy up to 50 kilos of cocaine a week to distribute it in Texas. He had a dozen guys ready to help move the stash, but it turned out that he was wrapped up in a sting... In court yesterday, Hurd pleaded guilty...
Via Online Sports Guys
November 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Hurd gets 15 years in drug case

Former NFL wide receiver Sam Hurd was sentenced Wednesday to 15 years in prison for his role in starting a drug-distribution scheme while playing for the Chicago Bears, completing a steep downfall that ended his football career and left his future in tatters. Hurd, 28, received the punishment in a federal courtroom in Dallas after pleading guilty in April to one count of trying...
Via AP on Fox
October 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Sam Hurd drug trial delayed until August

DALLAS — A federal judge has delayed the drug conspiracy trial for former NFL wide receiver Sam Hurd until August. U.S. District Judge Jorge Solis granted the delay until Aug. 6 at the request of Hurd’s co-defendant, Toby Lujan. Trial had been set for April 2. Hurd is a former Chicago Bears and...
Via Inside the Bears
February 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Sam Hurd trial set for April 2nd

Sam Hurd doesn’t have a contract for the 2012 season, but his offseason doesn’t look like it will be spent meeting with possible employers. Instead, Hurd figures to spend much of it inside a courtroom in Dallas. U.S. District Judge Jorge Solis set a trial date of April 2nd for the former Bears wide receiver…
Via Pro Football Talk
February 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Trial date for ex-NFL WR Hurd set for April 2

DALLAS (AP) - A federal judge has set an April 2 trial date for former NFL wide receiver Sam Hurd, who is charged with trying to create a drug-distribution network.U.S. District Judge Jorge Solis, in an order Wednesday, set a pretrial conference for March 21 before an April trial in ...
Via Washington Times
February 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Hurd's trial delayed until August

A federal judge has delayed the drug conspiracy trial for former NFL wide receiver Sam Hurd until August. U.S. District Judge Jorge Solis granted the delay until Aug. 6 at the request of Hurd's co-defendant, Toby Lujan. Trial had been set for April 2. Hurd is a former Chicago Bears and Dallas Cowboys player. He and Lujan are accused of trying to buy large quantities of marijuana...
Via Fox Sports
January 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Arraignment Date Set for Sam Hurd

An arraignment date has been set for former Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Sam Hurd. On Jan. 25, Hurd will appear in a Dallas federal courtroom before Judge Jorge Solis at 1:30 p.m. to enter a plea in response to drug charges.  Hurd has been charged with possession of and intent to distribute large amounts of cocaine. According to the criminal complaint against Hurd, he was...
Via NBC Dallas- Fort Worth
January 12, 2012  |  Discuss
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