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Laraine Lane's lifetime ban lifted

Updated: September 19, 2013, 2:53 PM ET
Associated Press

JOHANNESBURG -- A South African track official had her lifetime ban lifted for her role in Caster Semenya's gender tests.

Former Athletics South Africa board member Laraine Lane's ban was set aside Thursday by the South Gauteng High Court.

She brought her case against the South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee, which banned her and others on the board.

In a letter to media last month, Lane said she had been in track and field for more than 30 years before being ...

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