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Judge boots ex-Subway spokesman Jared Fogle's child sex case appeal

INDIANAPOLIS -- Former Subway spokesman Jared Fogle's attempt to represent himself in a court challenge to his sex and child pornography convictions didn't go nearly as well as his long, lucrative career selling sandwiches. Judge Tanya Walton Pratt of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana last week shot down Fogle's argument that the federal court did not have jurisdiction to convict him. Walton Pratt called Fogle's legal claim "frivolous" and said his arguments were "shop worn" and had "no conceivable validity in American law." Fogle, who is being held in a federal prison in Colorado, filed a motion Nov. 6 in U.S. District Court seeking to correct what he claims was a “clear error” in his case. That motion was fi ...