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Former Rutgers student gets 30 days prison for bias crimes

NEW BRUNSWICK, New Jersey (Reuters) - A former Rutgers University student was sentenced on Monday to 30 days in prison for bias crimes after he spied on his roommate's gay encounter in a case that drew national attention to bullying.Full story

NYT: Gay rights voices urge leniency in Rutgers case

Some gay activists argue that pinning blame on Dharun Ravi, who is scheduled to be sentenced on Monday in the suicide of his roommate at Rutgers , ignores the complicated pressures that drive gay teenagers to suicide. Full story

Convicted of hate crime, former Rutgers student gets gay support

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The former Rutgers University student convicted of hate crimes for spying on his roommate's gay tryst is drawing support from a surprising group before his sentencing on Monday: gay advocates. Full story

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Dharun Ravi, 20, at his sentencing.
Dharun Ravi, 20, at his sentencing.

Indian-born Dharun Ravi, 20, could face 10 years in prison and be deported after he's finished serving his time for charges of bias intimidation and invasion of privacy in a case that exploded into the headlines when Ravi's roommate committed suicide.

Ravi, Rutgers University student charged with bias intimidation, stands after the jury leaves in the Superior Court of New Jersey
Ravi, Rutgers University student charged with bias intimidation, stands after the jury leaves in the Superior Court of New Jersey

Dharun Ravi, a Rutgers University student charged with bias intimidation, stands up after the jury leaves to begin deliberations in the Superior Court of New Jersey in Middlesex County, New Brunswick March 14, 2012. A jury on Wednesday began deciding whether Ravi committed a hate crime when he used

Ravi, a former Rutgers University student charged with bias intimidation, sits with lead defense attorney Altman while awaiting a verdict in his trial at the Superior Court of New Jersey in Middlesex County
Ravi, a former Rutgers University student charged with bias intimidation, sits with lead defense attorney Altman while awaiting a verdict in his trial at the Superior Court of New Jersey in Middlesex County

Dharun Ravi , a former Rutgers University student charged with bias intimidation, sits with lead defense attorney Steven Altman while awaiting a verdict in his trial at the Superior Court of New Jersey in Middlesex County, New Brunswick, New Jersey March 16, 2012. The jury in his case is deliberatin