Brazilian Judge Denies Request To Dismiss Ryan Lochte's Criminal Case — And The Swimmer Might Soon Face A VERY Big Fine!
Things aren't getting any easier for Ryan Lochte even as the media chaos from his summer in Rio has died down.
The Olympic swimming star may have gotten out of Brazil without facing jail time, but his lawyers are still working on trying to get his pending charges in the robbery-turned-vandalism case dismissed… and they are having little success.
This week, a judge in the Brazilian Court of Justice denied the Lochte team's request to dismiss his criminal case, and in doing so, also transferred the case to an even higher court!
The case will now be heard in the Ministry of Justice which, according to