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Indian Rutgers student gets 30 days jail time

Indian Rutgers student gets 30 days jail time

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Dharun Ravi (Photo from Support Dharun Ravi Facebook page)

By Geoff Mulvihill
The Associated Press

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — A former university student from India who used a webcam to spy on his gay roommate was sentenced Monday to just 30 days in jail — in a case that focused attention on anti-gay bullying, teen suicide, and hate-crime laws in the fast-changing Internet age. Read the full story

Posted in National News, Vol 31 No 22 | 5/26-6/1Comments (0)

Editorial: APIA parents, unite to stop bullying

Editorial: APIA parents, unite to stop bullying

Dharun Ravi (left) and Molly Wei

On Sept. 19, two Rutgers students, Dharun Ravi, 18, and Molly Wei, 18, used a webcam to spy on Ravi’s roommate, Tyler Clementi, 18, who was involved in a sexual encounter with another male student.

Online, Ravi tweeted, “Roommate asked for the room till midnight. I went into Molly’s room and turned on my webcam. I saw him making out with a dude. Yay.” Read the full story

Posted in Editorials, Vol 29 No 45 | 11/6-11/12Comments (0)

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