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Adam 'Pacman' Jones

Not Guilty

Vindicated in Woman Punching Case

10/8/2013 2:15 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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Adam "Pacman" Jones was found not guilty today of punching a woman at an Ohio nightclub ... and surveillance video of the whole confrontation may be what saved his frequently arrested ass.

A judge ruled in Jones' favor in the misdemeanor assault case stemming from the June 5 incident ... where he appeared to punch, or at least slap, the alleged victim as she stood in an outdoor area of the club.

But the attorney for the Cincinnati Bengals cornerback argued Jones was only acting in self-defense because the woman had hit him with a beer bottle.

The surveillance video clearly shows her making the first move -- and although prosecutors claimed Jones started everything by calling the woman and her friends "fat and ugly" ... that wasn't enough to convict.

Translation -- the judge told the woman to follow 3rd grade rules: Sticks and stones ...

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1.

Ryuga the Dragon Emperor    

Women deserve to get beat like that. It's their own fault.

194 days ago
2.

TedFrunk2    

Verbal abuse is not an excuse for physical abuse.

194 days ago
3.

Soylent Green    

Glad he stood his ground and won!

194 days ago
4.

hi haters    

bullocks. he should have to go to counseling at least as well as pay her for damages. he did not act out in self defense, he acted out of anger. he is now receiving the message that it's ok to hit women.

194 days ago
5.

Vote2012    

Just another overpaid NFL player who thinks he walks on water and the courts allow him to walk. There are two very different sets of laws in this country, and most people who read this website are not getting those special laws when they get into trouble. Cops and judges treat the rich in a completely different way.

194 days ago
6.

DeezNutz    

Good. Tired of white women thinking they can pour drinks on ppl and get away w/ it. Whoop that trick.

194 days ago
7.

.    

Verdict is a slap in her face . . . No pun intended.

194 days ago
8.

.    

Let this be a lesson to all the people who think it's cute in front of their friends to throw drinks in peoples faces.

-- Ice cubes have knocked out teeth before.
-- Alcohol have temporarily blinded people
-- Alcohol has ruined property (i.e. expensive blouse/shirt)

194 days ago
9.

NOT ELMO    

Adam 'Pacman' Jones.................WE ALL KNOW YOU EVENTUALLY WILL END UP IN JAIL

193 days ago
10.

South Side     

These b!tches want to act tough like a man, then they're going to be treated like one. Right in the kisser! BAM

193 days ago
11.

John    

A-men.

193 days ago
12.

lourdgoogoo    

She assaulted him first and is the one that should have been on trial. The courts are biased against men.

193 days ago

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