D.A. Mark Hurlbert's statement
Text of the statement from District Attorney Mark Hurlbert after the judge granted his request to dismiss the felony sexual assault charge against Kobe Bryant:
"Today, I have reluctantly made the difficult decision to dismiss the case of People of the State of Colorado v. Kobe Bryant. This decision was made after several meetings with the victim, her family and her attorney.
"In every case there are ethical minimums in terms of quantity of
evidence for a prosecutor to go ...
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