He said he understood that any sexual contact was consensual.
After talking with police, Armstrong said, he was told “you guys should be fine.”The NU athletic department, in a statement Wednesday morning, said that athletic officials were aware of the announcement by law enforcement and that there was “no change in the status of any student-athletes.” Nebraska plays undefeated Iowa on Friday.
She said that once the investigation is complete, it will be forwarded to the Lancaster County Attorney’s Office.
Nebraska football coach Mike Riley said Tuesday it’s too early to tell how an alleged sexual assault at the home of two Husker football players might affect their eligibility for next week’s pivotal game against Iowa.
Lancaster County Attorney Joe Kelly speaks as and Lincoln Police Chief Jim Peschong looks on during a press conference on Wednesday, Nov. They gave details on the completed investigation into an alleged sexual assault at the home of Husker football players Tommy Armstrong Jr. Still, authorities announced at a Wednesday press conference that evidence was lacking to bring charges in an alleged sexual assault at the home of Husker quarterback Tommy Armstrong, receiver Jordan Westerkamp and tight end Trey Foster.“One of the reasons they don’t come forward is they think nothing can be done or nothing will be done,” said Michelle Miller of the Nebraska Coalition to End Sexual and Domestic Violence.
“So it could be discouraging.”“Prosecutors use different tests, but most of them have to answer the ultimate question, which would be put to a jury, of whether they can prove the elements of the crime beyond a reasonable doubt,” Anderson said.
Long, a former prosecutor from Philadelphia, added that most states, including Nebraska, have eliminated requirements that a victim’s testimony be corroborated.
So prosecutions can be pursued on the strength of the accuser’s testimony alone.
The challenge stems from issues of proof and the fact that a wrongful prosecution could sully someone’s reputation for life.“The element that has to be established is lack of consent.
NSP seized more than five ounces of methamphetamine along with marijuana, concentrated THC products, and drug paraphernalia. One business sold alcohol to a minor, for compliance rate of 91 percent. AUGUST 1, 2017 (Lincoln, Neb.) — The Nebraska State Patrol will be conducting community celebration enforcement, to include high visibility saturation patrols, August 4-5 in Saline County.
Investigators arrested Ron Dorn, 56, of Elgin, on charges of delivery of a controlled substance and possession of methamphetamine with intent to deliver. The businesses included convenience stores, restaurants, grocery stores, and bars. An once-in-a-lifetime event will happen in Nebraska on August 21, 2017 with the Great American Eclipse.
Because the case involved high-profile people, the scrutiny and pressure on her were probably intense, Metzger said, and to prolong an investigation might have meant “revictimizing” the 20-year-old woman.“Date” or “acquaintance” rape has emerged as a big issue on campuses in recent years, and controversy has erupted over how thoroughly such allegations are investigated by police and university officials.
Husker coach Mike Riley still has the latitude to suspend a player, or kick him off the team, for violating team rules.