Two Duke University lacrosse players were arrested Tuesday morning in connection with rape allegations by a Durham woman.
Collin Finnerty and Reade Seligmann were arrested and charged with first- degree forceable rape, first-degree kidnapping and first-degree sexual offense. An officer at the Durham County jail said the players were to be released Tuesday on $400,000 bond.
The defense attorneys seem eager to present their case to the media, and the prosecutor is up for reelection, a mix guaranteed to keep this in the public eye for months.
And when are done, no matter the evidence or result, a notable percentage of people from the 'losing side' will refuse to accept the final ruling. A fact the is both depressing and telling about the current state of affairs in this land.