Steubenville Rape Trial
We often portray life within these moralistic extremes -- good people versus bad people, instead of people who do good things or people who do bad things.
After serving two years in prison for raping a girl at a party, Trent Mays has been released. Now, he faces a hearing on whether or not he'll have Sex Offender status. But, how should the criminal justice system handle young offenders?
Paul Callan tells us why crimes of sexual violence are taken so much more seriously following the Steubenville incident.
Ma’lik Richmond was one of two students found guilty of raping a 16-year-old classmate in Steubenville, Ohio.
Mays is still behind bars on a two-year sentence. “I wanted to be shocked, but I think we all knew it was bound to happen
Ohio state law requires that public and private employees -- including schoolteachers and administrators -- must immediately
According to The Tracking Board, a Hollywood insider blog, Brad Pitt's production company Plan B has acquired the rights to Rolling Stone's story "Anonymous vs. Steubenville." Deric Lostutter's attorney joins us to discuss their hopes for the film.
Just an fyi. It's brad Pitts company. He's probably gonna cast someone more my age group — KYAnonymous (@DericLostutter) April
DeWine was able to seek indictments against adults, mostly school officials, as a result of Ohio's laws about who is legally required to report cases of suspected child abuse, including alleged sexual assault of minors. While many states have been exploring the idea of passing similar laws, few have.
The indictments were made by a grand jury of Jefferson County, Ohio, citizens. The four school employees are summoned to
"It’s not like I want anything from Amazon," Lostutter told HuffPost. "But I want to make it known that discrimination won’t
News headlines and social media would have us believe that misogyny is the rule, rather than the exception.
This constant whirlwind of coverage and tweeting and posting and sounding off stirs up such an enormous dust cloud that it becomes difficult to stay focused on the actual story. By the time the dust begins to settle, the public is generally on to the next great controversy.
As far as the future goes, no matter what happens, he will continue to be an activist. "I'm gonna keep fighting the good
The 16-time Grand Slam champion was also quoted saying that the victim "shouldn't have put herself in that position." As
The soft-spoken 26-year-old, who's also known by his hip-hop moniker, Shadowrapz, says he was a key figure in hacktivist
The way we talk about violence shapes the way we think about it. Today, many of these discussions take place through our keyboards online.
Sexual violence on a college campus has a large impact, but mostly in the lives of the students who have to come to be educated in an environment of fear.