Roger Clemens acquitted on all charges

Roger Clemens was acquitted on all charges June 18 by a jury that decided he didn't lie to Congress when he denied using performance-enhancing drugs.

Former Major League Baseball pitcher Roger Clemens, center, is applauded by his attorney's, Rusty Hardin, right, and Michael Attanasio, left, outside federal court in Washington, Monday, June 18, 2012. Clemens was acquitted on all charges by a jury that decided that he didn't lie to Congress when he denied using performance -enhancing drugs. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
Former Major League Baseball pitcher Roger Clemens, center, is applauded by his attorney's, Rusty Hardin, right, and Michael Attanasio, left, outside federal court in Washington, Monday, June 18, 2012. Clemens was acquitted on all charges by a jury that decided that he didn't lie to Congress when he denied using performance -enhancing drugs. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
Former Major League Baseball pitcher Roger Clemens, center, is applauded by his attorney's, Rusty Hardin, right, and Michael Attanasio, left, outside federal court in Washington, Monday, June 18, 2012. Clemens was acquitted on all charges by a jury that decided that he didn't lie to Congress when he denied using performance -enhancing drugs. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
Former Major League Baseball pitcher Roger Clemens, center left, leaves a news conference outside federal court with his family in Washington, Monday, June 18, 2012, after Clemens was acquitted on all charges by a jury that decided that he didn't lie to Congress when he denied using performance -enhancing drugs. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
Former Major League Baseball pitcher Roger Clemens, center left, leaves a news conference outside federal court with his family in Washington, Monday, June 18, 2012, after Clemens was acquitted on all charges by a jury that decided that he didn't lie to Congress when he denied using performance -enhancing drugs. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
Former Major League Baseball pitcher Roger Clemens, center left, leaves a news conference outside federal court with his family in Washington, Monday, June 18, 2012, after Clemens was acquitted on all charges by a jury that decided that he didn't lie to Congress when he denied using performance -enhancing drugs. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
Former Major League Baseball pitcher Roger Clemens, left, with his attorney Rusty Hardin, arrives at federal court Monday, June 18, 2012. Clemens has been acquitted on all charges by a jury that decided he didn't lie to Congress when he denied using performance-enhancing drugs. . (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Former Major League Baseball pitcher Roger Clemens, left, with his attorney Rusty Hardin, arrives at federal court Monday, June 18, 2012. Clemens has been acquitted on all charges by a jury that decided he didn't lie to Congress when he denied using performance-enhancing drugs. . (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Former Major League Baseball pitcher Roger Clemens, left, with his attorney Rusty Hardin, arrives at federal court Monday, June 18, 2012. Clemens has been acquitted on all charges by a jury that decided he didn't lie to Congress when he denied using performance-enhancing drugs. . (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 18: Former all-star baseball pitcher Roger Clemens (C) and his attorney Rusty Hardin (R) arrive at the U.S. District Court after the jury announced it has a verdict in Clemens' perjury and obstruction trial June 18, 2012 in Washington, DC. The jury found Clemens not guilty on all counts. The former Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees pitcher's original trial in 2011 was declared a mistrial after the judge said the prosecution presented inadmissible testimony that prejudiced the jury. A seven-time Cy Young Award winner, Clemens is on trial for making false statements, perjury and obstructing Congress when he testified about steroid use during a February 2008 inquiry by the House Oversight and Government Affairs. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
Jury Reaches Verdict In Clemens Trial
WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 18: Former all-star baseball pitcher Roger Clemens (C) and his attorney Rusty Hardin (R) arrive at the U.S. District Court after the jury announced it has a verdict in Clemens' perjury and obstruction trial June 18, 2012 in Washington, DC. The jury found Clemens not guilty on all counts. The former Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees pitcher's original trial in 2011 was declared a mistrial after the judge said the prosecution presented inadmissible testimony that prejudiced the jury. A seven-time Cy Young Award winner, Clemens is on trial for making false statements, perjury and obstructing Congress when he testified about steroid use during a February 2008 inquiry by the House Oversight and Government Affairs. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
This Aug. 24, 2007, file photo shows New York Yankees pitcher Roger Clemens throwing against the Detroit Tigers in the first inning of a baseball game in Detroit. The New York Times reported on its website Thursday, Aug. 19, 2010, that federal authorities have decided to indict Roger Clemens on charges of making false statements to Congress about his use of performance-enhancing drugs. Clemens and his former trainer, Brian McNamee, testified under oath at a hearing before a House committee and contradicted each other about whether Clemens had used the banned substances. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson, File)
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This Aug. 24, 2007, file photo shows New York Yankees pitcher Roger Clemens throwing against the Detroit Tigers in the first inning of a baseball game in Detroit. The New York Times reported on its website Thursday, Aug. 19, 2010, that federal authorities have decided to indict Roger Clemens on charges of making false statements to Congress about his use of performance-enhancing drugs. Clemens and his former trainer, Brian McNamee, testified under oath at a hearing before a House committee and contradicted each other about whether Clemens had used the banned substances. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson, File)
Former Major League Baseball pitcher Roger Clemens, left, gestures as he leaves the Federal Court in Washington with sons, Kacy, center, and Kody, right, Tuesday, June 12, 2012. Clemens' fate is in the hands of a jury that will decide if the former pitcher lied about performance-enhancing substances. The panel of eight women and four men began deliberations after a day of closing arguments in the ninth week of the trial. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
Former Major League Baseball pitcher Roger Clemens, left, gestures as he leaves the Federal Court in Washington with sons, Kacy, center, and Kody, right, Tuesday, June 12, 2012. Clemens' fate is in the hands of a jury that will decide if the former pitcher lied about performance-enhancing substances. The panel of eight women and four men began deliberations after a day of closing arguments in the ninth week of the trial. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
Former Major League Baseball pitcher Roger Clemens, left, gestures as he leaves the Federal Court in Washington with sons, Kacy, center, and Kody, right, Tuesday, June 12, 2012. Clemens' fate is in the hands of a jury that will decide if the former pitcher lied about performance-enhancing substances. The panel of eight women and four men began deliberations after a day of closing arguments in the ninth week of the trial. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
Former Major League baseball trainer Brian McNamee leaves federal court in Washington, Monday, May 21, 2012, after testifying in the Roger Clemens perjury trial. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
Former Major League baseball trainer Brian McNamee leaves federal court in Washington, Monday, May 21, 2012, after testifying in the Roger Clemens perjury trial. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
Former Major League baseball trainer Brian McNamee leaves federal court in Washington, Monday, May 21, 2012, after testifying in the Roger Clemens perjury trial. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
FILE - This photo provided by Emery Celli Brinckerhoff & Abady, is one of the photographs submitted to the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee in Washington on Feb. 7, 2008, by Brian McNamee, former personal trainer for pitcher Roger Clemens, showing evidence of alleged use of steroids by Clemens. A forensic scientist has testified, Friday, May 25, 2012 in Washington, that two cotton balls and a syringe needle allegedly saved after a steroids injection tested positive for Roger Clemens' DNA _ in a key moment as the government tries to prove the former pitcher used performance-enhancing drugs. McNamee, Clemens' former strength coach, earlier testified he collected the medical waste after injecting the pitcher with steroids. (AP Photo/Emery Celli Brinckerhoff & Abady, Senna Riahi) **NO SALES**
FILE - This photo provided by Emery Celli Brinckerhoff & Abady, is one of the photographs submitted to the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee in Washington on Feb. 7, 2008, by Brian McNamee, former personal trainer for pitcher Roger Clemens, showing evidence of alleged use of steroids by Clemens. A forensic scientist has testified, Friday, May 25, 2012 in Washington, that two cotton balls and a syringe needle allegedly saved after a steroids injection tested positive for Roger Clemens' DNA _ in a key moment as the government tries to prove the former pitcher used performance-enhancing drugs. McNamee, Clemens' former strength coach, earlier testified he collected the medical waste after injecting the pitcher with steroids. (AP Photo/Emery Celli Brinckerhoff & Abady, Senna Riahi) **NO SALES**
FILE - This photo provided by Emery Celli Brinckerhoff & Abady, is one of the photographs submitted to the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee in Washington on Feb. 7, 2008, by Brian McNamee, former personal trainer for pitcher Roger Clemens, showing evidence of alleged use of steroids by Clemens. A forensic scientist has testified, Friday, May 25, 2012 in Washington, that two cotton balls and a syringe needle allegedly saved after a steroids injection tested positive for Roger Clemens' DNA _ in a key moment as the government tries to prove the former pitcher used performance-enhancing drugs. McNamee, Clemens' former strength coach, earlier testified he collected the medical waste after injecting the pitcher with steroids. (AP Photo/Emery Celli Brinckerhoff & Abady, Senna Riahi) **NO SALES**
FILE - this Feb. 13, 2008, file photo shows former New York Yankees baseball pitcher Roger Clemens testifying before the House Oversight, and Government Reform Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. The trial of former star pitcher Roger Clemens on charges that he lied to Congress when he denied taking steroids and human growth hormone is just the latest example of a big name from baseball becoming embroiled in scandal. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)
FILE - this Feb. 13, 2008, file photo shows former New York Yankees baseball pitcher Roger Clemens testifying before the House Oversight, and Government Reform Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. The trial of former star pitcher Roger Clemens on charges that he lied to Congress when he denied taking steroids and human growth hormone is just the latest example of a big name from baseball becoming embroiled in scandal. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)
FILE - this Feb. 13, 2008, file photo shows former New York Yankees baseball pitcher Roger Clemens testifying before the House Oversight, and Government Reform Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. The trial of former star pitcher Roger Clemens on charges that he lied to Congress when he denied taking steroids and human growth hormone is just the latest example of a big name from baseball becoming embroiled in scandal. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)
Andy Pettitte leaves the Federal Court in Washington, Tuesday, May 1, 2012. Pettitte took the stand Tuesday in the retrial of Roger Clemens on charges that Clemens lied when he told Congress in 2008 that he had never used steroids or human growth hormone. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
Andy Pettitte leaves the Federal Court in Washington, Tuesday, May 1, 2012. Pettitte took the stand Tuesday in the retrial of Roger Clemens on charges that Clemens lied when he told Congress in 2008 that he had never used steroids or human growth hormone. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
Andy Pettitte leaves the Federal Court in Washington, Tuesday, May 1, 2012. Pettitte took the stand Tuesday in the retrial of Roger Clemens on charges that Clemens lied when he told Congress in 2008 that he had never used steroids or human growth hormone. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
FILE - This May 31, 2003 file photo shows New York Yankees pitchers Andy Pettitte, left, and Roger Clemens talking with a teammate during a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers, in Detroit. Pettitte has taken the stand in the Clemens perjury trial, where Pettitte is expected to testify against his former teammate. Pettitte, who is mounting a comeback with the New York Yankees, arrived at the federal courthouse on Tuesday, May 1, 2012. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson, file)
FILE - This May 31, 2003 file photo shows New York Yankees pitchers Andy Pettitte, left, and Roger Clemens talking with a teammate during a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers, in Detroit. Pettitte has taken the stand in the Clemens perjury trial, where Pettitte is expected to testify against his former teammate. Pettitte, who is mounting a comeback with the New York Yankees, arrived at the federal courthouse on Tuesday, May 1, 2012. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson, file)
FILE - This May 31, 2003 file photo shows New York Yankees pitchers Andy Pettitte, left, and Roger Clemens talking with a teammate during a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers, in Detroit. Pettitte has taken the stand in the Clemens perjury trial, where Pettitte is expected to testify against his former teammate. Pettitte, who is mounting a comeback with the New York Yankees, arrived at the federal courthouse on Tuesday, May 1, 2012. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson, file)

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