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Rutgers University in N.J. to open Tyler Clementi center for youth

(Reuters) - The parents of Tyler Clementi, the college student who committed suicide after learning his roommate spied on his gay tryst, and Rutgers University in New Jersey have jointly set up a research center for vulnerable youth that will open on Monday, the school said. Full story

Prosecutors to appeal Ravi’s 30-day sentence

   Prosecutors in New Jersey plan to appeal the 30-day jail sentence given to a former Rutgers University student who used a webcam to spy on his gay roommate, Tyler Clementi. NBC’s Mara Schiavocampo reports.

Dharun Ravi sentenced to 30 days in jail

   Rutger’s student Dharun Ravi has been sentenced to 30 days in jail for bias intimidation in the death of his former roommate, Tyler Clementi. MSNBC’s Alex Wagner and the NOW panel discuss Ravi’s sentence and the culture of bullying in America.

Ex-Rutgers student convicted in webcam spying case

   Former Rutgers student Dharun Ravi has been convicted of a hate crime and invasion of privacy in a case involving his use of a webcam to spy on his college roommate kissing another man; his roommate, Tyler Clementi, later committed suicide. Msnbc’s Thomas Roberts discusses the verdict with NBC’s Mar

Expert: Webcam spy suspect's computer used in chat

A Rutgers University computer system manager told jurors on Tuesday that it appears the computer of a former student accused of using a webcam to spy on his roommate's intimate encounter with another man was used in two video chats on Sept. 21, 2010. Full story

Pal: Rutgers student spoke of 'viewing party'

A former Rutgers University student accused of using a webcam to spy on his roommate's intimate encounter with another man told his friends he was hosting a "viewing party," a friend testified. Full story

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  Lawyer: Dharun Ravi not a bigot or anti-gay

The trial of former Rutgers University student Dharun Ravi has begun. Ravi faces 15 criminal charges, including bias intimidation and invasion of privacy, stemming from accusations that he used a webcam to view his roommate's intimate encounter with another man. His roommate, Tyler Clementi, killed

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Tyler and Jane Clementi
Tyler and Jane Clementi

Tyler Clementi with his mother Jane. Clementi, 18, a freshman at Rutgers, jumped off the George Washington Bridge in September, 2012. Rock center Tyler Clementi

Dharun Ravi, 20, receives his sentence for charges of bias intimidation and invasion of privacy.
Dharun Ravi, 20, receives his sentence for charges of bias intimidation and invasion of privacy.

Indian-born Dharun Ravi, 20, receives his sentence for charges of bias intimidation and invasion of privacy in a case that exploded into the headlines when Ravi's roommate Tyler Clementi committed suicide.

Dharun Ravi, 20, receives his sentence in the death of Tyler Clementi.
Dharun Ravi, 20, receives his sentence in the death of Tyler Clementi.

Indian-born Dharun Ravi, 20, receives his sentence for charges of bias intimidation and invasion of privacy in a case that exploded into the headlines when Ravi's roommate committed suicide.