The Early Lead: Chad Johnson


Posted at 11:55 AM ET, 06/17/2013

Chad Johnson released from jail after serving 7 days for slapping lawyer's butt

Former NFL wide receiver apologized for angering judge with violation of courtroom decorum.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:55 AM ET, 06/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chad Johnson, NFL, Terrell Owens

Posted at 09:23 AM ET, 06/11/2013

Chad Johnson says 'I'm gone,' heads to jail for slapping lawyer's butt (video)

Former NFL wide receiver to serve 30 days for slapping his lawyer's butt in court.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:23 AM ET, 06/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chad Johnson, NFL

Posted at 11:30 AM ET, 06/10/2013

Chad Johnson sentenced to 30 days in jail after slapping lawyer's butt

Plea bargain goes awry when judge believes former NFL player is joking about proceeding.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:30 AM ET, 06/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chad Johnson, NFL

Posted at 11:35 AM ET, 05/20/2013

Chad Johnson arrested for probation violation

Former NFL wide receiver, on probation after domestic incident involving ex-wife Evelyn Lozada, is in custody until he posts $1,000 bond.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:35 AM ET, 05/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:42 AM ET, 05/17/2013

Chad Johnson arrest warrant issued in South Florida

Former NFL wide receiver failed to make probation check-ins related to last summer's incident involving Evelyn Lozada.

By Cindy Boren  |  07:42 AM ET, 05/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chad Johnson, Evelyn Lozada, NFL