Former Rutgers University student Dharun Ravi was sentenced to 30 days in prison for using a webcam to spy on his gay roommate, who later jumped to his death from a bridge. A New Jersey courtroom drew nationwide attention today. The sentence was handed down in a case involving a gay college student who killed himself after being spied on by his roommate. I heard this jury say guilty times, 24 questions, 12 jurors. That's the multiplication.
Rutgers Webcam Spying Scandal
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Ravi, a former Rutgers University student, faces 15 criminal charges, including invasion of privacy and bias intimidation, a hate crime. His freshman-year roommate, Tyler Clementi, jumped to his death from the George Washington Bridge in September , just days after Clementi's intimate encounter with another man. Dharun Ravi, 20, shook his head slightly after hearing the guilty verdicts on all 15 counts against him. He could get several years in prison - and could be deported to his native India, even though he has lived legally in the U.
Suicide of Tyler Clementi
By Stephanie Francis Ward. A bias-crime conviction for a Rutgers College student who secretly webcammed his roommate during gay sexual encounters was overturned by a New Jersey appellate court Friday, and a new trial was ordered. It ordered a new trial for Ravi, who already served 20 days in jail. It also threw out several counts of bias intimidation against Ravi.
Ravi, a former Rutgers University student, whose roommate Tyler Clementi killed himself in after being captured on a webcam kissing another man, pleaded guilty Thursday, Oct. Former Rutgers University student Dharun Ravi, whose roommate Tyler Clementi killed himself in after being captured on a webcam kissing another man, pleaded guilty Thursday, Oct. A former Rutgers University student whose roommate killed himself after being captured on a webcam kissing another man has pleaded guilty to attempted invasion of privacy. Dharun Ravi's plea comes after a New Jersey appeals court last month threw out a count conviction against him and ordered a new trial on other counts.