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Darren Sharper

Freedom's In Reach

4/10/2014 12:45 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

03-24-14-darren-sharper-angry-tmzDarren Sharper is gearing up for a showdown in Arizona -- where he could become a free man again ... at least temporarily.

Sharper's lawyers have been repeatedly shut down in their bail bid, but they're finally getting a shot ... an Arizona judge has now set a bail hearing for next week in his sexual assault case.

Sharper has been held in an L.A. jail cell since February, despite the fact he posted bail in his rape cases in the Golden State -- because the California judge felt the charges he's facing in Arizona were "non-bondable."

But apparently the Arizona judge begs to differ and that's why he set the hearing for April 15.  It's a  HUGE break for Sharper.

If prosecutors can't provide "clear and convincing evidence" of Sharper's guilt -- a very high standard -- the judge will likely set bail and Sharper could be released as early as that same afternoon. 

If, however, the judge sides with prosecutors, Sharper should start trying to get comfy in his cell ... he could be there for a long time.

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BLUE UGLY đź’©    

Darren Raper

134 days ago
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d-nutt    

The letter in DARREN SHARPER rearranged spell:

Arse Rape Hrrdn (Hard-on)

134 days ago
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Bail hearings do not mean a person is close to freedom.
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Most defendants cannot afford the bail, therefore it's essentially no bail.

134 days ago
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14 messages, yet only 4 are not spam.

134 days ago
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CLINT    

This guy is so horny he'd but his c@ck in a cheerio hole. I guess that would make him a cereal rapist. haha

134 days ago
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CLINT    

This guy is so honey he'd put his c@ck in the hole of Cherrio. I guess that would make him a Cereal Rapist. haha

134 days ago
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Jesse    

No wonder the justice as screwed up as it is. People believe this man is guilty before a trial has commenced. Everything is hearsay. There is no evidence. Yet, we are suppose to believe the accusations of groupies . This man has been denied justice and it's been one sided. I'm sorry I don't believe all women are innocent or victims simply because they cry rape. Women are as equal to men esp in lying . With so many men esp black men locked up simply to find out the puus sack was lying. Substantial proof is needed, but he's black so he's automatically guilty per the US court system.

134 days ago

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