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October 18, 2012

Former Oklahoma State University basketball player Darrell Williams' attorneys file intent to appeal

STILLWATER, Okla. — Former Oklahoma State University basketball player Darrell Williams will appeal his sex crime convictions, court records show.

Attorneys filed documents stating they intend to appeal the convictions in the Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals and requested all records from the case.

Williams was convicted of two counts rape by instrumentation and one count of sexual battery. After 81 days in jail Williams' request for a new trial was denied and he was released Oct. 12 with the rest of his one year sentence suspended. He was ordered to register as a sex offender.


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