Four Adults Indicted In Connection With Steubenville Rape Case

A grand jury investigating the 2012 rape of a teenage girl in Steubenville, Ohio, has indicted four members of the Steubenville community for the parts they played in covering up the rape. The most serious charges were brought against school superintendent Michael McVey, who faces one charge of tampering with evidence… » 11/25/13 2:41pm 11/25/13 2:41pm

Steubenville School Official Indicted In Rape Case

The grand jury convened by Ohio's state attorney general to determine whether additional crimes were committed in the notorious Steubenville High School rape case has resulted in the indictment of a school official accused of some sort of cover-up. » 10/08/13 11:10am 10/08/13 11:10am

Steubenville-Inspired Program Teaches Teen Jocks Not to Instagram Rape

A U.S. Attorney is starting a program in West Virginia that will teach high school athletes to use social media "responsibly" so as to prevent Steubenville 2.0. Why teach kids not to rape when you could teach them not to get caught? » 8/09/13 2:50pm 8/09/13 2:50pm

Judge Delivers Guilty Verdict In Steubenville Rape Trial

Following more than two hours of testimony on Saturday from the 16-year-old Jane Doe victim—during which time it was revealed that one of the defendants identified, via text message, his own sperm on the victim in one of the circulated pictures—Judge Thomas Lipps found Trent Mays and Ma'lik Richmond "delinquent." » 3/17/13 10:50am 3/17/13 10:50am

"She Was Like A Dead Body": Text Messages Read Aloud During Day 2 Of…

In Day 2 of the Steubenville rape trial, the prosecution revealed hundreds of text messages sent between the defendants and various witnesses in the hours and days following the alleged rape of a 16-year-old girl. The messages, which were read aloud in the courtroom yesterday, are predictably stomach-churning—and they… » 3/15/13 1:20pm 3/15/13 1:20pm

Awful Photo Of Steubenville Accuser Wasn't That Bad, Defense Argues On…

The Steubenville rape trial got underway on Wednesday, and the defense immediately found itself in the unenviable position of arguing against the internet iconography of the case. Remember the infamous photo—the one in which two boys hold the accuser, seemingly incapacitated, by her wrists and ankles? Elayna Andres, a… » 3/14/13 11:52am 3/14/13 11:52am

"She Is So Raped Right Now": Partygoer Jokes About The Steubenville…

The video above was released today by the hacktivist outfit KnightSec, which has been leading the digital crusade in response to the alleged rape of a 16-year-old girl at the hands of two Steubenville (Ohio) High School football players. In the video, Michael Nodianos, a former Steubenville High student and… » 1/02/13 2:00pm 1/02/13 2:00pm