Support the news

Photo Gallery: Athletes Facing Charges

This article is more than 9 years old.

The United States has dropped its prosecution of cyclist Lance Armstrong. It's the latest example of the challenges of prosecuting actions that are related to athletic competition. We've compiled a collection of photos of some of the most notable athletes involved in incidents that attracted government attention.

To learn more about some of the recent cases, see Bill Littlefield's report on governments' prosecutions of athletes.

This program aired on February 10, 2012. The audio for this program is not available.

Support the news