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Jeff Hardy Arrested

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Jeff Hardy Arrested

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Background
In September of 2009, Jeff Hardy was arrested after police found drugs in his house. He has been charged with six felonies and a misdemeanor. The charges have been broken down into four separate cases that were held at the same time. Here is a breakdown of those cases and charges:
  • Case 1: Conspiracy to traffic opium
  • Case 2: Trafficking opium; possession of two Schedule III drugs (3 felony charges)
  • Case 3: Felony Possession of Cocaine and felony maintaining a dwelling to redistribute controlled substances (2 felony charges)
  • Case 4: Possession of drug paraphernalia (misdemeanor)
As part of a plea deal, Jeff was sentenced to 10 days in jail, 30 months of probation. He also had to pay a $100,000 fine and will be forced to be in a drug abuse treatment program.

Latest Development
The Case is Over
September 8, 2011
Jeff plead guilty to three of the felony charges against him and the other three were dropped in a plea deal. Ironically, the day of his sentencing also marked his return to IMPACT WRESTLING.

Previous Developments
Another Continuance Days After Pay-Per-View Scandal
March 16, 2011
Since last month, Jeff got married and appeared in one of the shortest PPV main events ever. He did not appear at the following TV tapings and TNA offered their fans a refund-of-sorts for the debacle that took place at Victory Road.

Jeff Hardy Loses TNA World Heavyweight Championship
March 3, 2011
While Jeff was able to get a continuance in his trial a few days earlier, Jeff's second reign as TNA World Championship ended at the hands of Sting.

Attorney Illness Causes Another Continuance
February 16, 2011
The DA still claims that he is working with Jeff and his attorney on a plea bargain arrangement.

Jeff Hardy Regains the TNA World Heavyweight Championship
February 13, 2011
Just three days before appearing in court, Jeff regained the TNA World Heavyweight Championship in a Ladder Match.

Court Hearing Result
January 20, 2011
Due to comments made by the DA a few weeks earlier, we all expected that Jeff was going to enter into a plea bargain arrangement at this hearing. However, the two sides were still negotiating a plea agreement and this hearing resulted in another continuance. The next hearing is scheduled for February 16.

Jeff Hardy Loses the TNA World Heavyweight Championship
January 9, 2011
With less than two weeks before going in front of the judge, TNA got the title off of Jeff in an unscheduled bout.

DA Announces That TNA World Champion Jeff Hardy Plans to Plead Guilty to Multiple Drug Charges
December 27, 2010
The DA informed the media that Jeff plans to plead guilty when he sees the judge in January.

Jeff Hardy Wins the TNA World Heavyweight Championship
October 10, 2010
Despite having several drug charges hanging over him, Jeff won the TNA World Heavyweight Championship and became the key wrestler in the plan hatched by Hulk Hogan and Eric Bischoff to take over TNA.

Jeff Hardy Returns to Wrestling
January 4, 2010
On the night that Hulk Hogan joined TNA, the first surprise of the evening was the return of Jeff Hardy.

Jeff Hardy Arrested
September 11, 2009
Just weeks after leaving World Wrestling Entertainment, Jeff Hardy was arrested when police seized approximately 262 Vicodin prescription pills, 180 Soma prescription pills, 555 milliliters of anabolic steroids, a residual amount of powder cocaine, and items of drug paraphernalia from his residence.

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