HUFFINGTON POST
03/28/2008 02:44 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Fmr Duke Lacrosse Prosecutor On Trial For Ethics Violations During Case

More than a year after shocking allegations emerged about Duke University's lacrosse team, prosecutor Mike Nifong is heading to trial -- as a defendant.

The North Carolina State Bar has charged Nifong, the district attorney in Durham County, with several violations of the state's rules of professional conduct, all tied to his handling of the lacrosse case.