A History of Athletes Catching Sexual Assault Charges

Kobe Bryant

Sport: Basketball
Year(s): 2003
Charge: Sexual assault of 19-year-old Katelyn Faber

Outcome: The infamous incident in Eagle, CO continues to be shrouded in mystery. Although the charges against Kobe were dropped in 2004, he issued a lengthy apology and settled the victim's civil suit outside of court in 2005. While the exact details of the incident remain unknown, Bryant has managed to recover pretty much all of his endorsements and general public goodwill in less than a decade.

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