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Days After Verdict, Returning Rutgers Students Weigh In on Dharun Ravi Conviction

Sunday, March 18, 2012

Rutgers University students returning from spring break Sunday had mixed reactions to the conviction of former student Dharun Ravi, who was found guilty last week of invasion of privacy and bias intimidating for using a webcam to spy on his roommate who committed suicide days later. He now faces up to 10 years in prison and possible deportation to India.

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New Jersey News

Rutgers Students Return with Ravi Case Decided

Sunday, March 18, 2012

As spring break ends, students will return to Rutgers University on Sunday — two days after a verdict in the trial of Dharun Ravi, a former Rutgers student who was accused of spying on his gay roommate, Tyler Clementi's sexual encounter. Ravi was found guilty on all 15 criminal charges, including a conviction on hate crime charges. Clementi committed suicide in 2010, days after learning of the spying.

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New Jersey News

Webcam Case Conviction Game Changer for Hate Crime Prosecution, Legal Experts Say

Friday, March 16, 2012

Legal experts say the bias crime conviction of a former Rutgers University student who used a webcam to spy on his gay roommate's sexual encounter with another man has changed the landscape of hate crimes prosecution. 

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Dharun Ravi Verdict Update

Friday, March 16, 2012

As the Dharun Ravi trial reaches its conclusion, Brigid Bergin discusses the recent news of Ravi's conviction.

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New Jersey News

Ex-Rutgers Student Convicted of Invasion of Privacy, Bias Intimidation

Friday, March 16, 2012

A former Rutgers University student accused of using a webcam to spy on his gay roommate's love life has been convicted of bias intimidation and invasion of privacy in a case that exploded into the headlines when the victim of the snooping committed suicide.

 

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New Jersey News

Webcam Spying Case Triggers Questions Over Effectiveness of Hate Crime Laws

Friday, March 16, 2012

The trial of Dharun Ravi and why he used a webcam to spy on his gay roommate has generated headlines and raised questions about the line between obnoxiousness and criminal behavior. It’s also brought to the forefront the issue of hate crime statues, and whether they are an effective way to protect minorities.

Follow New Jersey Public Radio managing editor @NancySolomon2 for the latest updates inside the courtroom

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New Jersey News

No Verdict Yet in Rutgers Webcam Spy Trial

Thursday, March 15, 2012

Jurors did not reach a verdict Thursday and will continue deliberations Friday in the trial of a former Rutgers University student accused of using a webcam to spy on his gay roommate, who killed himself days later.

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New Jersey News

Criminal or Cultural: South Asian Gay Community Weighs in on Dharun Ravi

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Much of the prosecution’s arguments against the former Rutgers student accused of using a webcam to spy on his roommate paint him as a homophobe and a bully. But within the South Asian gay community, the focus has been on whether Dharun Ravi’s actions were part of a cultural bias.

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New Jersey News

First Day of Deliberations Ends in Rutgers Webcam Spying Case

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

The jury in the trial of a former Rutgers University student accused of using a webcam to spy on his roommate ended its first day of deliberations without reaching a verdict.

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New Jersey News

Jury to Get Case in Rutgers Webcam Spying Trial

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Jurors will begin deliberations Wednesday in the case of a former Rutgers University student accused of using a webcam to spy on his roommate's intimate encounter with another man.

Follow New Jersey Public Radio managing editor @NancySolomon2 for the latest from inside the courtroom.

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New Jersey News

Closings Tuesday in Rutgers Webcam Spying Trial

Monday, March 12, 2012

Jurors might see for the second time a video of a statement to police from a former Rutgers University student accused of using a webcam to spy on his roommate's intimate encounter with another man.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

The Dharun Ravi Trial

Friday, March 09, 2012

Nancy Solomon, managing editor of New Jersey Public Radio, discusses the Dharun Ravi trial she has been reporting on, and what the case has told us about Tyler Clementi's last days before his suicide.

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New Jersey News

Pal: Rutgers Student in Spying Case Didn't Show Anti-Gay Views

Friday, March 09, 2012

The defense presented its first day of testimony in the trial of the Rutgers student accused of using a webcam to spy on his roommate intimate encounter with another man never expressed anti-gay views to him.

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New Jersey News

Prosecution Rests Case in NJ Webcam Spying Trial

Thursday, March 08, 2012

The prosecution rested its case Thursday against a Rutgers student who is accused of using a webcam to spy on his roommate during an encounter with another man.

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New Jersey News

Jurors See Video of Interview in Webcam Spy Case

Wednesday, March 07, 2012

The prosecution in the Rutgers webcam spying trial played a video on Wednesday of the defendant, Dharun Ravi, speaking with investigators the day after Tyler Clementi jumped off the George Washington Bridge.

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New Jersey News

Rutgers Student Saw and Saved Roommates' Tweets

Wednesday, March 07, 2012

In the last two days of his life, Rutgers student Tyler Clementi read the tweets of his roommate, Dharun Ravi, and took screen shots that were saved onto his computer in the days before his suicide.

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New Jersey News

Rutgers Roommate Saved Tweets, Detective Says

Tuesday, March 06, 2012

A detective has shown jurors that a Rutgers University student saved screenshots of his roommate's Twitter postings that said he was seen on a video chat "making out with a dude" and "daring" others to watch.

 

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New Jersey News

Rutgers Student in Clementi Spy Case Spoke of 'Viewing Party,' Says Pal

Monday, March 05, 2012

A friend says a former Rutgers student accused of using a webcam to spy on his roommate's intimate encounter with another man told her there was going to be a "viewing party" to watch the liaison.

Follow NJPR managing editor @NancySolomon2 for the latest updates from the courtroom

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New Jersey News

Man With Tyler Clementi Says He Noticed Webcam in Dorm Room

Friday, March 02, 2012

The other man who allegedly had his privacy invaded in the Rutgers webcam spying trial took the witness stand Friday. The 32-year-old man, identified only as M.B, testified that Ravi's webcam, which was mounted on the top of his desktop computer, was pointing directly at Clementi's bed.

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New Jersey News

Defense Asks for Mistrial as Testimony Continues about Clementi Webcam

Thursday, March 01, 2012

The defense attorney for Dharun Ravi requested a mistrial Thursday, but it was turned down by Middlesex County Judge Glenn Berman.

Follow NJPR managing editor @nancysolomon2 for live updates from the courtroom.

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