Judge: Falsely accused Duke lacrosse players can sue

A federal judge is allowing three former Duke lacrosse players falsely accused of rape to pursue a lawsuit against the university and police.Reade Seligman, of

ESSEX - A federal judge is allowing three former Duke lacrosse players falsely accused of rape to pursue a lawsuit against the university and police.

Reade Seligman, of Essex Fells, along with two other players, were indicted for rape and kidnapping in 2006. All charges were later dropped.

The judge ruled the players can pursue claims of malicious prosecution and concealment of evidence.

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