Five teenagers who were accused of plotting an attack at their high school in the southeast Kansas town of Altamont are suing the school board, city and county officials, and law enforcement officials. The teens were accused by a classmate in 1999. They were charged with conspiracy to commit first-degree murder and spent two months in custody before the classmate recanted.

Daniel Smith, Jestin McReynolds, Josh Traxson, Aaron Spencer, and Bryan Vail, also...

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