Update: “I am very comfortable [with] what will happen when the attorney general makes the announcement.”

Update: “An inevitable result–but a nonetheless welcome and long overdue one.” Be sure to click and read the section on the “Nifong Faithful.”

Update: ABC’s updated its article to emphasize that the reasons for the dismissal aren’t known yet but that it might have something to do with the fact that there’s no evidence whatsoever. That’s a slightly different tune than they were singing the last time they broached this topic.

Update: Some video to tide you over until tomorrow’s press conference: the 60 Minutes interview with the defendants’ parents, among whom David Evans’ mother is a righteous standout, and Mary K’s return to the scene of the non-crime in Durham over Christmas break:

Update: Not that there’s much doubt at this point, but the AP is also hearing independently of ABC that the charges will be dropped. The press conference is at 2:30 p.m. We’ll have video.