Jameis Winston will not be charged for an alleged sexual assault that took place last year:
BREAKING: Prosecutor says no charges will be filed against anyone in Jameis Winston sex assault investigation.— The Associated Press (@AP) December 5, 2013
Meggs: Did not bring case forward b/c they believe they did not have burden of proof, probable cause, reasonable likelihood of conviction.— Stewart Mandel (@slmandel) December 5, 2013
So there you have it. Florida's state attorney's office took over the investigation, and today its investigation came to a conclusion. You can read the full document dump from the case HERE.
Florida State faces Duke in the ACC championship game on Saturday. Jameis Winston, the Heisman-frontrunner, is expected to start. If you're thinking a conspiracy is afoot, stop:
Willie Meggs, the longtime DA in Tallahassee, has never shied away from prosecuting Florida State players. Stop the conspiracy theories.— Kyle Rowland (@KyleRowland) December 5, 2013
Peter Warrick and Laveranues Coles were arrested for shoplifting during Florida State's 1999 national championship season.— Kyle Rowland (@KyleRowland) December 5, 2013