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Don’t jail Dharun Ravi with rapists, murderers: Judge (lead)


May 30th, 2012 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Brunswick, New Jersey, May 30 (IANS) An Indian American student convicted of spying on his gay roommate with his webcam doesn't deserve to be locked up with "rapists and ... Read more...

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Before going to jail, Dharun Ravi apologises


May 30th, 2012 - 10:37 am ICT by IANS
New Brunswick, New Jersey, May 30 (IANS) Before turning himself in Thursday to begin serving a 30-day jail term for spying on his gay roommate with a webcam, Indian-American student ... Read more...

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30-day jail for Indian student Dharun Ravi; no deportation (Lead)


May 22nd, 2012 - 12:40 am ICT by IANS
New Brunswick (New Jersey), May 21 (IANS) Indian American student Dharun Ravi was Monday sentenced to 30 days in jail by a New Jersey judge for spying on his ... Read more...

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Dharun Ravi finds support from gay rights advocates


May 21st, 2012 - 11:48 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 21 (IANS) Indian American student Dharun Ravi, who is set to be sentenced Monday for hate crimes for using a webcam to spy on his roommate kissing another ... Read more...

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Prosecution seeks jail for Indian American Dharun Ravi


May 11th, 2012 - 10:55 am ICT by IANS
New York, May 11 (IANS) US prosecutors have asked a New Jersey court to sentence convicted Indian American student Dharun Ravi to prison for bias intimidation in a webcam spying ... Read more...

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Indian student says he was ’stupid’, but didn’t cause roommate’s death


March 23rd, 2012 - 10:55 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 23 (IANS) An Indian American student convicted of spying on his gay roommate with a webcam said he did some stupid things but didn't cause the fellow pupil's ... Read more...

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Found guilty, Indian American student faces deportation


March 17th, 2012 - 9:50 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 17 (IANS) Indian American student Dharun Ravi, accused of spying on his gay roommate, faces up to 10 years in jail and deportation to India after a ... Read more...

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Dharun Ravi found guilty in webcam spying case


March 16th, 2012 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
New York, March 16 (IANS) Indian American student Dharun Ravi has been found guilty of the most serious charges for spying on his roommate, Tyler Clementi, having a gay sexual ... Read more...

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No verdict yet in Indian American student’s spycam trial


March 16th, 2012 - 11:11 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 16 (IANS) A New Jersey jury ended the second day of deliberations in the trial of an Indian American accused of using a webcam to spy on ... Read more...

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Jury deliberates in Indian student spying case in US


March 15th, 2012 - 10:22 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 15 (IANS) A New Jersey Jury ended the first day of its deliberations without reaching a verdict in the trial of Indian American student Dharun Ravi, accused ... Read more...

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Dharun Ravi is just a kid: Defence lawyer


March 14th, 2012 - 9:37 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 14 (IANS) The lawyer for an Indian American student accused of spying on his gay roommate has argued that his client was not a criminal and did ... Read more...

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Dharun Ravi doesn’t testify in US student spying case


March 13th, 2012 - 11:03 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 13 (IANS) As the defence rested its case Indian American student Dharun Ravi did not take the stand to defend himself against charges that he spied on ... Read more...

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Dharun Ravi wasn’t anti-gay, pals say


March 10th, 2012 - 10:07 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 10 (IANS) Seven friends of Indian American student Dharun Ravi, charged with spying on his gay roommate, have testified they never heard the former Rutgers University student ... Read more...

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Dharun Ravi sent messages to roommate on night of suicide


March 8th, 2012 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
New York, March 8 (IANS) Indian American student Dharun Ravi apparently tried to make amends with his estranged roommate after spying his sexual encounter with another man with a webcam, ... Read more...

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Dharun Ravi called roommate’s suicide ‘crazy’


March 6th, 2012 - 11:24 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 6 (IANS) Indian American student Dharun Ravi touted in text messages that "people are having a viewing party" to watch the webcam footage of his roommate being ... Read more...

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Mystery man testifies in Dharun Ravi’s trial


March 3rd, 2012 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 3 (IANS) A mystery man known only as MB testified that he had sexual relations with a student in Rutgers university dorm room on the two nights ... Read more...

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Indian American student was ‘uncomfortable’ with gay roommate


March 2nd, 2012 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 2 (IANS) Indian American student Dharun Ravi, on trial for spying on his roommate with a webcam, "appeared uncomfortable" with having a gay roommate, an ultimate frisbee ... Read more...

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Indian American student was not homophobic: Defence


March 1st, 2012 - 11:09 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 1 (IANS) Indian American student Dharun Ravi's lawyer has argued that he used a Web cam to watch his gay roommate kissing another man because he did not ... Read more...

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Witness testified against Indian-American to escape charges: Defence


February 29th, 2012 - 10:47 am ICT by IANS
New York, Feb 29 (IANS) Indian American Dharun Ravi urged other students to spy on his roommate's gay date, a New Jersey court was told as defence suggested a key ... Read more...

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Friend testifies against Indian-American student in webcam spying case


February 28th, 2012 - 11:14 am ICT by IANS
New York, Feb 28 (IANS) A friend of Indian American student Dharun Ravi, charged with spying on his gay roommate, has testified she received text messages from Ravi while she ... Read more...

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Indicted Indian-American student’s act a ’stupid teenage prank’


February 25th, 2012 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Feb 25 (IANS) As a former Indian American student went on trial for spying on his roommate, who later committed suicide, with another man, prosecutors called it a ... Read more...

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Indian American student to go on trial for spying on roommate


February 24th, 2012 - 11:17 am ICT by IANS
New York, Feb 24 (IANS) The trial of Dharun Ravi, a 19-year-old former Indian American student charged with spying on his roommate, is set to begin Friday with the selection ... Read more...

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Lawyer wants charges dropped against Indian-American student


August 12th, 2011 - 11:14 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 12 (IANS) Lawyers for an Indian-American student accused of spying on his roommate's same-sex liaison with a webcam have asked a court to drop charges against him, saying ... Read more...

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Indian American student pleads not guilty to hate crime


May 24th, 2011 - 10:42 am ICT by IANS
New York, May 24 (IANS) An Indian American student accused of driving his roommate to suicide by secretly streaming his dorm-room tryst with another man pleaded not guilty to a ... Read more...

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Indian-origin US student indicted for Jersey roommate’s suicide


April 21st, 2011 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr 21(ANI): A US grand jury has handed down a 15-count indictment to a Indian origin student at New Jersey University after he was accused of livestreaming his roommate's ... Read more...

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Indian-American student indicted in roommate’s suicide


April 21st, 2011 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
New York, April 21 (IANS) An Indian-American student has been indicted for secretly viewing a same-sex encounter involving his roommate, who later jumped to his death from the George ... Read more...

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Rutgers University Repudiates Any Fault For The Tragic Suicide Of Tyler Clementi


December 24th, 2010 - 9:55 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
December 24, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): 18-year-old Tyler Clementi was the student of the Rutgers University at Piscataway, who had perpetrated suicide subsequent to the broadcast online by his roommates of ... Read more...

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Rutgers University Denies Responsibility For Tyler Clementi’s Suicide


December 24th, 2010 - 9:01 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The suicide case of Tyler Clementi took a new turn on this week when the parents of the deceased 18-year-old made it known that they are ... Read more...

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Gay student’s parents may sue Rutgers University


December 23rd, 2010 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 23 (IANS) The parents of a Rutgers University student, who committed suicide after his Indian-origin roommate allegedly broadcast online his sexual encounter with another man, have filed notice that they ... Read more...

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Indian-origin student denies transmitting gay video


November 1st, 2010 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Nov 1 (IANS) An Indian-origin student and his mate who have been accused of filming their classmate's gay sex act in Rutgers University told a US court that they watched ... Read more...

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Indian-origin US student linked to suicide case never transmitted gay-sex video, says lawyer


November 1st, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 1 (ANI): The lawyer for an Indian origin student in New Jersey university who has been charged with invasion of privacy for secretly filming gay-sex footage of roommate Tyler ... Read more...

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Indian-origin US student linked to suicide case withdraws from New Jersey college


October 30th, 2010 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 30(ANI): A 18-year-old Indian origin American student has dropped out of a New Jersey college after being accused of driving another student to suicide by broadcasting his same-sex encounter ... Read more...

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Two Rutgers University Student Charged In Tyler Clementi’s Death


October 1st, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Tyler Clementi, an 18-year-old college student was a promising musician who was known for his prowess over his favorite instrument, violin. However, the life of this ... Read more...

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Indian-American spying on gay roomie to face more charges


October 1st, 2010 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar New York, Oct 1 (IANS) US prosecutors are considering whether to bring additional charges against two students, one of them an Indian-American, accused of driving a third student ... Read more...

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Jessica Marotta Was Having An Affair With A Married Man


September 30th, 2010 - 6:33 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez, Sep 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jessica Marotta's boyfriend Joseph Cerniglia committed suicide by jumping off George Washington Bridge last week. Joseph Cerniglia who appeared on Gordon Ramsay's "Kitchen Nightmares" is linked ... Read more...

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