RUTGERS UNIVERSITY

  • US: Dharun Ravi out of prison, will not be deported June 19, 2012

    New York: Dharun Ravi, an Indian American student was released from prison on Tuesday after spending 20 days behind bars for spying on his gay roommate, but will not be deported to his native country India. The 20yearold former Rutgers University student walked out from the Middlesex County Jail after serving...
  • US not to seek Dharun Ravi's deportation June 19, 2012

    New York: US immigration officials will not seek to deport the former Rutgers University student who was convicted in March of bias crimes for using a webcam to spy on his gay roommate's encounter with another man, a US Immigration and Customs Enforcement spokesman said on Monday. The decision likely means...
  • US webcam spying: Dharun Ravi apologises May 30, 2012

    Trenton: An Indianborn former Rutgers University student criticised by a judge for refusing to apologise for using a webcam to spy on his male roommate kissing another man days before the roommate killed himself apologised on Tuesday and said he has accepted responsibility for what he did. Dharun Ravi, 20, also...
  • Dharun Ravi's jail term may be cut by 10 days May 25, 2012

    New York: Indiaborn Dharun Ravi, convicted of hate crime for spying on his gay roommate and sentenced to 30 days in jail, could end up spending only 20 days behind bars due to prison regulations in New Jersey that give credit to inmates for good behaviour. Ravi, 20, was to begin...
  • Dharun Ravi gets 30 days in jail in webcam case May 22, 2012

    Ew Brunswick: A former Rutgers University student who used a webcam to spy on his gay roommate was sentenced on Monday to just 30 days in jail a punishment that disappointed some activists but came as a relief to others who feared he would be made a scapegoat for...
  • US: Indian origin student found guilty of hate crime March 17, 2012

    New Delhi: A US court has convicted Indianborn Dharun Ravi for all 15 charges against him including antigay hate crime and privacy invasion. The Former Rutgers University student was charged with spying on, recording his roommate Tyler Clementi's homosexual activities with a webcam. The incident took place in September 2010...
  • US: Deportation a risk in Dharun Ravi case March 16, 2012

    New Brunswick, New Jersey: Jurors deliberating in the hatecrime trial of a former university student accused of webcam spying on his roommate won't be deciding just whether he'll go to prison they also could indirectly determine whether he's deported to his native India. Dharun Ravi, now 20, is accused of...
  • Indian student not to testify in US webcam case March 13, 2012

    New York: An Indianorigin student will not take the witness stand to defend himself in his trial for spying on his Rutgers University roommate's sexual encounter with another man as his defence team rested its case in a US court. Dharun Ravi, 20, was asked by Middlesex County Superior Court Judge...
  • US: Indian student on trial for roommate's suicide December 10, 2011

    New York: An Indian student at Rutgers University, whose roommate committed suicide after he posted his sexual encounter with another man online, will go on trial next year on hate crime charges after he turned down a plea deal that would have kept him out of jail. Dharun Ravi, 19, faces...
  • Sex tape suicide: PIO faces more charges October 2, 2010

    Boston: Prosecutors are determining whether additional charges may be brought against two Rutgers University students, including an Indianorigin teenager, accused of invading the privacy of a fellow student who committed suicide after the two videotaped his sexual encounter with another man and posted it online. Prosecutors in New Jersey say additional...