As much as I'm bothered by the guilty verdicts against Dharun Ravi regarding 'bias intimidation', I'm equally bothered by all the listeners who've called this radio station using words like 'joke' or 'prank' to characterize the spycam incident...
A former Rutgers University student accused of using a webcam to spy on his gay roommate's love life was convicted of invasion of privacy and anti-gay intimidation Friday in a case that exploded into the headlines when the victim threw himself to his death off a bridge.
Now that a jury has found Dharun Ravi guilty of a host of charges in the Rutgers webcam spy case – including invasion of privacy, bias intimidation, witness tampering and hindering arrest – experts say the legal implications could be very significant.
The jury has found Dharun Ravi guilty of some charges. Please check more soon for further updates. Ravi, a former Rutgers University student, is accused of using a webcam to spy on his roommate's tryst with another man days before the roommate committed suicide.