Sport: Lacrosse
Year(s): 2006
Charge: Rape of Crystal Gail Mangum

Outcome: This case captured national attention and seriously impacted many innocent young men's lives. All charges were dropped and the players were declared innocent. For his negligent handling of the case and outright lying at times, prosecuting attorney Mike Nifong was subsequently disbarred and found guilty of numerous violations himself for which he served one day in jail.