Topics :: Tyler Clementi

Clementi Family Becomes Advocates After Gay Son's Suicide

By Sean Carlin | Monday Sep 22, 2014
Four years after his death, the Clementis have used the pain they still feel every day to encourage acceptance and eradicate bullying.

Family of Rutgers Student Receives Gay Pride Award

Wednesday Aug 20, 2014
The mother and brother of an 18-year-old Rutgers University student who committed suicide days after his roommate publicized details of his relationship with another man have received a gay pride award.

Family to Visit Site of Rutgers Student’s Suicide

Friday Nov 8, 2013
The family of the Rutgers University student who killed himself after his roommate used a webcam to see him kissing a man will visit the scene of his suicide.

Can Rutgers University Be Fixed?

By Steve Weinstein | Sunday Apr 7, 2013
The way the administration at Rutgers University handed the video showing extensive use of homophobic epithets shows a school in deep denial about a pervasive problem.

Rutgers U. Announces New Tyler Clementi Center

Friday Feb 1, 2013
Rutgers University is announcing a center named for the student who killed himself after his roommate used a webcam to see him kissing a man.

Tyler Clementi’s Parents Leave Longtime Church

Tuesday Aug 28, 2012
The parents of Tyler Clementi say they have left their longtime church due to its views on homosexuality.

Family: Webcam Spying Led to Gay Student’s Death

Friday Jun 29, 2012
The family of Rutgers University student Tyler Clementi said they have come to believe he killed himself in part because his roommate used a webcam to see him kissing another man.

Ex-Rutgers Student in Webcam Case Leaves Jail

By Geoff Mulvihill | Tuesday Jun 19, 2012
A former Rutgers University student who was convicted of bias for using a webcam to see his roommate and another man kissing was released from jail Tuesday after serving 20 days of a 30-day sentence.

Ex-Rutgers Student Challenges Hate Crime Conviction in Webcam Spying Case

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Jun 13, 2012
The lawyers for Dharun Ravi, the ex-Rutgers student convicted in the much-discussed webcam spying case will file an appeal against the judge’s ruling, despite a much-reduced (and much-criticized) greatly reduced sentence.

Apology Rejected as Ex-Rutgers Student Starts Jail

By Geoff Mulvihill and Samantha Henry | Friday Jun 1, 2012
The former Rutgers University student convicted of using a webcam to spy on his gay roommate reported to jail Thursday as the victim’s parents rejected his written apology as a "public relations piece."