Hugh Douglas pleads not guilty

Updated: October 21, 2013, 7:30 PM ET
Associated Press

HARTFORD, Conn. -- Former NFL defensive end Hugh Douglas pleaded not guilty Monday to felony assault and strangulation charges in an alleged attack on his girlfriend in Hartford, after having told police that her neck injuries were from rough sex.

Douglas, 42, of Bryn Mawr, Pa., was arraigned in Hartford Superior Court, where a judge approved his request to remove an electronic monitoring device from his ankle over the objection of a prosecutor. His case was continued to Nov. 19 and he ...

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