March 16th, 2012
03:37 PM ET

Guilty verdict in Rutgers webcam spying case

By David Ariosto, CNN

(CNN) - A former Rutgers University student accused of spying on and intimidating his gay roommate by use of a hidden webcam was found guilty on all counts, including invasion of privacy and the more severe charges of bias intimidation, in a case that thrust cyberbullying into the national spotlight.

Dharun Ravi, 20, could now face up to 10 years in jail and deportation to his native India. He was also found guilty of witness tampering, hindering apprehension and tampering of physical evidence.

The jury was confronted with a series of questions on each charge. Though it found Ravi not guilty on several questions within the verdict sheet, because he was found guilty on at least one question on each main count, he could now face the maximum penalty.

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    March 24, 2012 at 6:14 pm | Report abuse |
  2. hamsta

    so its ok for the government to spy on you bully on you and intimidate you but they invent a new crime to prosecute you with if you do the same to a roommate you are forced to live with against your will.

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  3. Cardinal Ratzinger

    When you take God and the Bible out of the public arena this is what happens you have courts with a twisted and perverted morality who are blind and incapable of ruling justice.

    March 16, 2012 at 5:36 pm | Report abuse |