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The social gathering used to be deliberate . . . collage neighbors, booze, even a few strippers. yet, the revelry the lads have been awaiting by no means occurred. rather than the nice time they'd was hoping for, a number of participants of the Duke collage lacrosse workforce have been charged with attack and rape. Amazingly, while the district lawyer stepped as much as the financial institution of microphones on an international degree and made his pronouncement, it soulded like a simple verdict. Few suspected that this blockbuster of a information tale used to be in line with lies and furthered by means of inner most political ambitions.
Seasoned trial legal professional Nader Baydoun, a Duke alumnus, paid shut cognizance to the lacrosse case from the instant it broke. And it wasn't lengthy sooner than he suspected that anything used to be mistaken. Baydoun begun digging. here is what he and his collaborator, New York Times best-selling writer and legal professional R. Stephanie stable, found:
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Usually the order would seek DNA samples, hair samples, saliva, or whatever else is relevant to a case. This one required DNA samples as well as photographs to be taken of forty-six Duke lacrosse players. The one black team member, Devon Sherwood, was excluded from the order since the complainant said her alleged assailants were white. NTOs usually allow for a seventy-two-hour window, which gives a defendant time to hire an attorney and present the evidence that the court ordered. m. Wes headed out to meet with Pressler and the team and wait for the NTO to arrive.
My daughter, Reagan, also attended Duke and graduated in 2001. It is because of my love for and deep sense of loyalty to Duke that I came back here. I had to know the truth. But truth has been hard to come by. Due to the way the events of the past year have unfolded and been portrayed in the media, doubt came to overshadow the entire affair. But the doubt didn’t thin the dark cloud that hovered over my school—the athletic department in particular—since March 2006. That cloud only began to lift more than a full year later.
The incident allegedly took place at a lacrosse team party where alcohol was served. Like many people at Duke, I attended college parties where drinking was involved. I was an athlete and a member of the Phi Delta Theta fraternity. I spent much of my time with other athletes, as well as many nonathletes. I also attended numerous parties thrown by athletes and fraternities. The one aspect of these rape allegations that did not make any sense to me was the notion that something this outrageous could occur in the midst of forty to fifty Duke students and no one had a strong enough sense of responsibility or the conscience to intervene and stop it.