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Fresno Bee: Career criminal who inspired Three Strikes law back in jail

03/08/2014 10:52 AM

03/08/2014 10:56 AM

A Fresno man whose long rap sheet helped inspire California's Three Strikes Law was charged with felony crimes Friday that could land him behind bars for the rest of his life.

A Fresno man whose long rap sheet helped inspire California's Three Strikes Law was charged with felony crimes Friday that could land him behind bars for the rest of his life.

Douglas Walker, 49, pleaded not guilty in Fresno County Superior Court to corporal injury to a spouse, criminal threats and violation of probation.

Judge Glenda Allen-Hill ordered Walker be held in the Fresno County Jail without bail. He has been in jail since his arrest on Feb. 26, jail records show.

Read the Fresno Bee's complete story here.

Sacto 911 Staff

Bill Lindelof
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Cathy Locke
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Andy Furillo
Superior Court
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@andyfurillo

Denny Walsh
Federal Court
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