“Conviction Overturned In Case Of Rutgers Student Whose Roommate Committed Suicide After Being Secretly Filmed” [Mike Masnick, TechDirt; earlier on Dharun Ravi and the Tyler Clementi case generally] Report from Denver: “Threat of Lawsuits...Show More Summary
A New Jersey appeals court overturned Dharun Ravi‘s conviction on charges related to his webcam spying on his roommate, former Rutgers student Tyler Clementi, who committed suicide shortly thereafter. Related: Monica Lewinsky Says Suicide Of Tyler Clementi Prompted Her To Break Her Decade-Long Silence Ravi was convicted in 2012 on 15 charges, including counts of bias [...]
Tyler Clementi’s tormentor won a huge legal victory on Friday when a New Jersey appeals court tossed out his 2012 conviction for anti-gay intimidation. You remember the case: Dharun Ravi, Clementi’s roommate at Rutgers University, cruelly bullied the 18-year-old by secretly filming his intimate encounter with a man then posting it on social media. Show More Summary
Four and a half years ago, we wrote about our serious concerns about the conviction of Dharun Ravi, a Rutgers student who surreptitiously filmed his roommate engaged in a sexual encounter. The roommate, Tyler Clementi, later killed himself, after finding out that he had been filmed. Show More Summary
There are real people behind those images we laugh at on social media. Ashley VanPevenage was one of those people, but she's turning hurt into action and honoring bullying victim Tyler Clementi in the process.
In 2012, Dharun Ravi was convicted of invasion of privacy, bias intimidation and tampering with evidence.
Ravi's prosecution under a bias-crime law that has now changed tainted the rest of his trial, an appeals court says. The charge involved webcam spying on Clementi, his gay roommate, who killed himself shortly afterward.
A New Jersey court called for a new trial for Dharun Ravi, who was convicted in 2012 after spying on his roommate, Mr. Clementi, while he had sex with another man. Mr. Clementi later committed suicide.
Dharun Ravi will have to be retried after an appeals judge threw out charges that he intimidated gay Rutgers student Tyler Clementi.
The New York Daily News reports: The 15-count conviction against a Rutgers University student who spied on his roommate and caught him kissing another man — leading to the roommate’s suicide — was thrown out by a New Jersey appeals court Friday. Show More Summary
He spied in September 2010 on Clementi having romantic encounters with another man.
Rutgers University gets 5 out of 5 stars in the Campus Pride Index’s rating of campus life for LGBTQ people. The Index, which aims to help institutions of higher learning improve LGBTQ campus life and create a more welcoming, inclusive...Read more
Jane Clementi tells time by counting the months since her 18-year-old son Tyler jumped off the George Washington Bridge. It has been 67. Since the tragedy, the family has launched a foundation to stop bullying.
Attorneys for Dharun Ravi, the former Rutgers student who set up a webcam to spy on gay freshman Tyler Clementi, have appealed Ravi's 2012 convictions for invasion of privacy.
NEWARK - A New Jersey appeals court will decide whether a former Rutgers University student convicted of spying on a roommate who later committed suicide will be retried, be resentenced or have his conviction invalidated. -- This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. Show More Summary
The conviction of Dharun Ravi, the Rutgers student who spied on Tyler Clementi in an encounter with another man, may be overturned in the coming months. After Clementi committed suicide in 2010, Ravi was convicted of bias intimidation, tampering with evidence, witness tampering and hindering a prosecution. A three-judge panel will consider whether Judge Glenn... Read more »
A three-judge panel on a New Jersey appeals court will consider whether ex-Rutgers student Dharun Ravi be retried, be resentenced or have his conviction invalidated following a hearing yesterday in Newark, MyCentralJersey.com reports:...Show More Summary
Dharun Ravi secretly broadcast online images of roommate Tyler Clementi in an intimate encounter with another man.
Remember Dharun Ravi, the heartless prick who set up a webcam in his Rutgers dorm room to spy on his gay roommate a few years back? The roommate, Tyler Clementi, jumped off the GW bridge after Ravi invited people to view the webcam feed and humiliated Clementi on social media. The case and subsequent trial […]
Jane Clementi reveals why she nearly killed herself after her son Tyler's suicideand what she wants for his webcam persecutor.