A June 16, 2014, file photo is of New York Jets linebacker Jermaine Cunningham in Forham Park, N.J.  When Cunningham appears in a New Jersey courtroom, he’ll be the most recognizable defendant yet facing charges over “revenge porn.” The case comes amid a national push to punish jilted lovers and others who distribute racy photos often taken before a relationship fell apart.  (AP Photo)

ELIZABETH, N.J. (AP) — An NFL linebacker accused of distributing racy photos of a woman in violation of a revenge porn law can’t enter a pretrial diversion program that would allow for any conviction to be wiped from his record, a judge ruled Wednesday.

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