TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Documents obtained by The Associated Press show that Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston has been cleared of the allegations he faced at a student code of conduct hearing this month.
The hearing focused on sexual assault allegations a former student brought against Winston two years ago. A prosecutor decided not to criminally charge him, citing a lack of evidence.READ MORE: Pasco, First FL County To Distribute COVID-19 Vaccines Via Walgreens
Former Florida Supreme Court judge Major Harding wrote in a letter to Winston that the evidence was “insufficient to satisfy the burden of proof.”
The hearing was to determine whether Winston violated four sections of the code of conduct — two for sexual misconduct and two for endangerment.READ MORE: Board Of Health To Transition Appointments To New State System
The ramifications for Winston ranged from a reprimand to expulsion from school.
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