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Falcons Will Ask for Return of Up to $22 Million in Bonus Money Paid to Michael Vick
Society & Culture  (tags: Michael Vick, Atlanta Falcons, sports, dogfighting, money, business, society, crime, abuse )

- 3608 days ago -
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) -- The Atlanta Falcons will try to convince an arbitrator the team deserves a refund on up to $22 million in bonus money paid to quarterback Michael Vick. The Falcons will be represented Thursday by team president and general
LOL Vick Left His Apology Notes on the Podium!
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, animal, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animals, animalsuffering, dog, dogfighting, dogs, investigation, protection, pitbulls, neglect, killing, torture, suffering )

- 3639 days ago -
ROTFL After Vick's four-minute speech, a rep with the Humane Society of the United States went up to the podium to retrieve his microphone, and found the note left by Vick containing his talking points.
Clinton Portis Totally Defends Michael Vick-Must See This!!!   video
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, animal, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animals, animalsuffering, dog, dogfighting, dogs, vick, celebrity, culture, ethics, interesting, money, media, law, sports )

- 3646 days ago -
This made me mad. And who is his giggly wingman. "Puttin a postive role model behind bars for no reason, over a dog fight, c'mon......" Portis says. "It's his property, his dogs.""People should mind their business."
NFL Suspends Vick Indefinitely
Society & Culture  (tags: NFL, sports, animals, animal abuse, dogfighting, Michael Vick, media, world, crime, abuse )

- 3648 days ago -
(CNN) -- The National Football League has indefinitely suspended Atlanta Falcons quarterback Michael Vick without pay, officials with the league said Friday. Earlier, Vick admitted to participating in a dogfighting ring as part of a plea agreement with
Vick's Father Talks About Vick And Dog Fighting-Very Interesting
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, animal, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animals, animalsuffering, dogfighting, dogs, dog, cruelty, crime, investigation, killing, protection, rescue, sadness, vick, celebrity, culture, entertainment, ethics, family, interesting )

- 3650 days ago -
"I wish people would stop sugarcoating it," Boddie said. "This is Mike's thing. And he knows it and likes it. He has the capital to have a set up like that."
Vick Waits to Hear If He Has NFL Future
Society & Culture  (tags: Michael Vick, Animal abuse, NFL, Business, World, nation, dogfighting, crime, violence )

- 3653 days ago -
(CNN) -- Atlanta Falcons quarterback Michael Vick is waiting to hear if he'll ever play professional football again after agreeing to plead guilty and face prison in his federal dogfighting case. Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank told the NFL Network Mon
Vick Accepts Deal, Will Plead Guilty
Society & Culture  (tags: animals, humans, crime, dogfighting, celebrity, animal abuse, animal abuse )

- 3654 days ago -
RICHMOND, Va. (Aug. 20) - Michael Vick's lawyer said Monday the NFL star will plead guilty to federal dogfighting conspiracy charges, putting the Atlanta Falcons quarterback's career in jeopardy and leaving him subject to a possible prison term. The offen
Clock Ticks on Possible Vick Plea Deal
Society & Culture  (tags: nfl, michael vick, society, dogs, animals, dogfighting, dogfighting, neglect, pets, cruelty, AnimalCruelty, abuse )

- 3657 days ago -
RICHMOND, Virginia (CNN) -- Michael Vick is considering joining two co-defendants who will ask a judge Friday to sign off on their plea agreements in a federal dogfighting case, according to a spokesman and published reports. The deal offered by federal
One Year in Prison: Vick's Possible Plea Deal/Prosecutors Offer Michael Vick a Plea Deal That Includes a Year in Prison
Society & Culture  (tags: nfl, michael vick, society, dogs, animals, dogfighting, dogfighting, neglect, pets, cruelty, AnimalCruelty, abuse )

- 3658 days ago -
Federal prosecutors have offered Atlanta Falcons quarterback Michael Vick a deal that includes a recommendation that he serve at least one year in prison on felony dogfighting conspiracy charges, the Virginian-Pilot reported today. The fallen NFL star,
Lay Off Vick?
Society & Culture  (tags: dog, cruelty, animalsuffering, Dogfighting )

- 3673 days ago -
Activist "NEW ORDER" says outrage over dog fighting charges for NFL star is overblown "SUPPORT HUMANS OVER DOGS"
Michael Vick Case Resonating With The American Public
Society & Culture  (tags: American public, emotional response, dogfighting, Michael Vick case )

- 3676 days ago -
Though the illegal "sport" long has been part of the American landscape - it was first outlawed in the 19th century and today is a felony in all but Idaho and Montana - the Vick story has elicited a particularly emotional response throughout the country -
Vick Co-Defendant to Make Plea
Society & Culture  (tags: dogfighting, Michael Vick, Tony Taylor, co-defendant, trial, plea agreement, hearing )

- 3677 days ago -
One of Michael Vick's co-defendants doesn't want to wait for trial. Instead, a plea agreement hearing has been scheduled for Tony Taylor at 9:00 a.m. Monday in the federal dogfighting conspiracy case.
Protesters Racially Divided Over Michael Vick : Black-and-White Issue
Society & Culture  (tags: Michael, Vick, protesters, rally, racial issue, courthouse, dogfighting, USA )

- 3677 days ago -
RICHMOND, Va. - The crowded, chaotic sidewalk on Main Street, across from the federal courthouse, was an unlikely location for a lesson on the virtues of the fifth amendment. But standing behind a throng that wanted a pound of Michael Vick's flesh - peopl
Vick Pleads Innocent in Dogfighting Case
Society & Culture  (tags: Vick, Atlanta, Falcons, dogfighting, plead )

- 3678 days ago -
RICHMOND, Va. - Michael Vick pleaded not guilty Thursday to federal dogfighting charges and was released without bond until a Nov. 26 trial. The Atlanta Falcons quarterback then apologized to his mother and asked that judgment be withheld.
Michael Vick Ordered to Stay Out of Training Camp
Society & Culture  (tags: Vick, NFL, dogfighting, training camp, Godell, Atlanta, Falcons )

- 3681 days ago -
NEW YORK (AP) -- Michael Vick was ordered by commissioner Roger Goodell on Monday to stay away from the Atlanta Falcons' training camp until the league reviews the dogfighting charges against him.

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