Contact Us
Make My Homepage

Suspect in Rutgers Webcam Case Appears in Court

Webcam
Flickr User mofetos

The former Rutgers student accused of using a webcam to spy on a roommate who later committed suicide is in court for a pre-trial conference.

At issue in Friday’s proceeding in the case of Dharun Ravi is what questions prospective jurors will be asked when they are brought in beginning Feb. 21.

The trial is expected to start by early March.

The case has gotten widespread attention largely because Ravi’s roommate, 18-year-old Tyler Clementi, killed himself days after the alleged crime.

Ravi faces 15 charges. The most serious is a hate crime, bias intimidation. It’s punishable by up to 10 years in prison. Ravi says he’s not guilty and turned down a plea deal last month in which prosecutors would have recommended he serve no jail time.

(Copyright 2012 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://nj1015.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on New Jersey 101.5 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on New Jersey 101.5 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!