Duke Prosecutor Says He Will Resign
By AARON BEARD National News from AP: Headlines
Friday, June 15, 2007 4:45 PM EDT
RALEIGH, N.C. - Facing the loss of his law license, a tearful Mike Nifong said Friday he will resign as district attorney, more than a year after he obtained rape indictments against three Duke University lacrosse players who were later declared innocent by state prosecutors.
"My community has suffered enough," Nifong said from the witness stand at his ethics trial on allegations that he violated rules of professional conduct in his handling of the case. (Read more)
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