The L.A. Times reports:
[Advised by his lawyer to] take a plea deal rather than having the "he said-she said" case go to trial... [Brian] Banks pleaded no contest to one count of forcible rape, was incarcerated for about six years and had to register as a sex offender.
In a movie-worthy twist, his former accuser got in touch with him via Facebook after he left prison. The two eventually met in person.
Seattle Seahawks Coach Pete Carroll invited exonerated rape convict Brian Banks back for the team's mini-camp next week, as the former Long Beach high school football standout continues his bid for a shot at the NFL. Read Post
Brian Banks with Jay Leno: Brian Banks, the former Long Beach high school football standout whose rape conviction was overturned last month, appeared on "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno," where he told the talk show host he was "on t... Read Post