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Some 40 witnesses expected at Steubenville Rape Trial

02/27/2013

STEUBENVILLE - At least 40 witnesses could testify at the upcoming trial of two high school football players charged with raping a 16-year-old girl in eastern Ohio last year, and the case will likely last three or more days and stretch into a weekend, a court official said today.

Rape Trial to begin on March 13

02/28/2013

STEUBENVILLE - The trial for two Steubenville High School student-athletes charged with rape is scheduled to begin March 13 in the juvenile courtroom at the Jefferson County Justice Center, will last at least three days and may go into the weekend.

Groups: More charges needed

03/02/2013

COLUMBUS - Two women's groups are expected to present Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine a petition Monday containing more than 85,000 signatures demanding Michael Nodianos of Steubenville, who is seen in a YouTube video making comments about an alleged rape involving fellow students, be prosecuted

Developing: Petition delivered to Dewine

03/04/2013

STEUBENVILLE - The president of Ohio National Organization for Women hopes a petition concerning the Steubenville High School rape case handed to Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine Monday is another chip at the culture of athletes and sexual assault.

Rape Trial: Day One Wraps Up

03/13/2013

STEUBENVILLE - Sperm found at an alleged crime scene in the Steubenville rape case matches the DNA of one of the defendants but the defense will be arguing the sex was consensual.

Teen transported to state facility

04/02/2013

STEUBENVILLE - Two Steubenville High School teens found delinquent in March of rape were moved from the Jefferson County Juvenile Detention Center to an Ohio Department of Youth Services facility on Monday.

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Grand Jury seated in rape case

04/15/2013

STEUBENVILLE - A 14-member grand jury was selected at approximately 11:30 a.m. today. The group was called to investigate whether other laws were broken in the case where a 16-year-old was raped by two high school students late last year.

Fitzsimmons: Girl, family wanted rape case pursued

04/17/2013

COLUMBUS (AP) - The lawyer for a 16-year-old girl raped by two Ohio high school football players is disputing a prosecutor's account that the girl's father initially wanted the investigation into the case dropped.

Special Jury opens Tuesday

04/29/2013

STEUBENVILLE - A special grand jury investigating additional charges in the August rape of a 16-year-old Weirton female is scheduled to begin hearing testimony Tuesday in the Jefferson County Courthouse.

Jury adjourns for three weeks

05/03/2013

STEUBENVILLE - A special grand jury has adjourned for three weeks while investigators go back to analyzing evidence and interviewing witnesses to determine whether other laws were broken in the case of a 16-year-old girl who was raped by two high school football players last summer.

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Schools In Football Rape Case Add Guards To 'Improve Safety Of Students'

01/08/2013

STEUBENVILLE, Ohio -- A school district in eastern Ohio added unarmed security guards to its buildings Tuesday amid increased attention over two high school football players who are facing rape charges.

Attorney For Ohio Football Player Trent Mays Files Motion To Delay Trial

01/22/2013

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The lawyer for one of two high school football players charged with raping a 16-year-old girl wants to delay the trial and also have it moved out of an eastern Ohio city that has received international attention.

Steubenville Rape Trial May Be Closed To The Public

01/25/2013

STEUBENVILLE, Ohio — A battle over closing the trial of two Ohio high school football players charged with raping a 16-year-old girl appeared to end Friday as an attorney withdrew his motion, saying that moving the trial would suffice to protect his client.

Steubenville Rape Case: Ma'Lik Richmond, Trent Mays To Begin

03/13/2013

STEUBENVILLE, Ohio — A "substantially impaired" 16-year-old girl was unable to consent to sex and suffered humiliation and degradation when she was raped by two high school football players after an alcohol-fueled party, a prosecutor said Wednesday at the start of a trial that's drawn international attention to a small, football-loving city in eastern Ohio.

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Teen In Steubenville Rape Case: 'I Could Not Remember Anything'

03/16/2013

STEUBENVILLE, Ohio -- A teenage girl who says she was raped by two Ohio high school football players testified Saturday that she could not recall what happened the night of the alleged attack but remembers waking up naked in a strange house after drinking at a party.

Steubenville Rape Trial Verdict To Be Handed Down Today

03/17/2013

STEUBENVILLE, Ohio, March 17 (Reuters) - A judge was set to render his verdict on Sunday in the rape trial of two Ohio high school football players charged with assaulting a 16-year-old girl while she was in a drunken stupor in a case that gained national exposure through social media.

Steubenville Rape Case: Teens Charged With Making Online Threats Against Victim

03/18/2013

March 18 (Reuters) - Two teenage girls were arrested in Ohio on Monday and accused of using social media to threaten the young victim in a high-profile rape trial that concluded this past weekend, state Attorney General Mike DeWine said.

Steubenville Rape: Grand Jury will decide whether more laws were broken

04/15/2013

COLUMBUS, Ohio — An eastern Ohio grand jury will begin work in about two weeks to investigate whether other laws were broken in the case of a 16-year-old girl raped by two high school football players last year.

Family of Girl in Ohio Rape Case wanted prosecution to proceed: lawyer

04/17/2013

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The lawyer for a 16-year-old girl raped by two Ohio high school football players is disputing a prosecutor's account that the girl's father initially wanted the investigation dropped. The prosecutor stands by her statement, and said her office had a duty to proceed.

Steubenville Ohio Investigation

04/30/2013

COLUMBUS, Ohio — A grand jury on Tuesday began investigating whether other laws were broken in the case of a 16-year-old girl a judge determined was raped by two high school football players after an alcohol-fueled party last summer.

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Defense attorney pushes to have Steubenville Rape Trial moved

01/15/2013

The attorney for one of two Ohio high school football players charged with raping a 16-year-old girl wants the trial closed to the media and moved out of Steubenville, a small town he says has been torn apart by the emotionally-charged case.

2 Ohio Football Players Face Trial in Rape Case

03/09/2013

Two high school football players go on trial this coming week on charges of raping a nearly passed-out-drunk 16-year-old girl during a night of partying in Steubenville.

Lawyer seeks dismissal in Ohio Football Rape Case

03/12/2013

On the eve of their trial, the attorney for one of two Ohio high school football players charged with raping a girl after an alcohol-fueled party said Tuesday that moving forward with the case is "patently unfair and un-American" because important witnesses haven't been compelled to testify.

Teen Witnesses in Ohio Rape Trial Testify

03/15/2013

A teenager who was granted immunity from prosecution has testified he saw a friend perform a sexual act on a 16-year-old girl after a party in eastern Ohio last summer.
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Prosecutors expected to call key eyewitness in Ohio Rape Case

03/15/2013

Ohio prosecutors are preparing to call key eyewitnesses in the trial of two high school football players charged with raping a 16-year-old girl.

Teen witness granted immunity, testify about allegations in Ohio Football

03/16/2013

STEUBENVILLE, Ohio – Three teenagers have testified that a 16-year-old girl who says she was sexually assaulted by two Ohio football players last summer was drunk and didn't seem to know what was happening.

Grand Jury Session Delayed

04/12/2013

STEUBENVILLE - A grand jury investigating possible additional charges in the rape of a 16-year-old girl won't hear from witnesses for about two weeks after it is convened Monday, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine said in an interview.

Grand Jury to be seated in Ohio Football Rape Case

04/15/2013

A grand jury will be seated today in Ohio will investigate whether other laws were broken in the case of a 16-year-old girl raped by two high school football players last year, including charges of a cover-up.

Grand Jury Begins work in Ohio Attorney general's continuing rape investigation

04/30/2013

COLUMBUS, Ohio – An eastern Ohio grand jury has finished its first day of work investigating whether other laws were broken in the case of a 16-year-old girl a judge said was raped by two high school football players.

2 Girls Plead Guilty in Twitter threats after Ohio Football Players [Rape Case]

05/02/2013

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Two teenage girls have been sentenced to probation after guilty pleas in the case of threatening tweets sent after a guilty verdict in a high-profile Ohio rape case.

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Ohio City launches website in wake of rape case

01/06/2013

A small eastern Ohio city where two high school football players face trial on rape charges has taken the unusual step of launching an explanatory website designed to fight beliefs "that the football team runs the city," the city manager said.

Former Guardians Defend Ohio Teen Accused of Rape

01/08/2013

Former guardians of a high school football player facing rape charges in Steubenville, Ohio, say the young man isn't capable of such a crime and deserves to be tried in court and not by the social media firestorm surrounding the case.

Ohio state student in rape comment video leaves school

01/08/2013

A college student who joked on YouTube about the alleged kidnapping and gang rape of an unconscious 16-year-old girl is no longer enrolled at Ohio State University, the school confirmed Monday.

Two Ohio Football Players Face trial in rape case

03/09/2013

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Two high school football players go on trial this coming week on charges of raping a nearly passed-out-drunk 16-year-old girl during a night of partying in Steubenville. Around the football-powerhouse city, some are demanding to know why at least three other teens aren't facing charges, too.

Teens give graphic testimony at Ohio rape trial

03/15/2013

Two teenage boys gave graphic testimony Friday about the alleged sexual assault of a drunken 16-year-old girl after a party in eastern Ohio last summer.

Ohio rape trial comes to a close, verdict today

03/17/2013

The much-publicized rape trial of two Steubenville, Ohio, high school football players accused of assaulting an intoxicated 16-year-old West Virginia girl ended Saturday. Judge Thomas Lipps says he will announce his verdict Sunday after reviewing evidence from the four-day trial, the Associated Press reports.

Steubenville Rape Case Driven By Socail Media

03/19/2013

Even before the rape trial of two Steubenville, Ohio, teens, they had been convicted on social media.

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Girl, Family wanted Ohio Rape Case Pursued Lawyer says

04/17/2013

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The lawyer for a 16-year-old girl raped by two Ohio high school football players is disputing a prosecutor's account that the girl's father initially wanted the investigation into the case dropped.

Ohio Teen Rape Case Grand Jury Finshes First Day

04/30/2013

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A grand jury on Tuesday began investigating whether other laws were broken in the case of a 16-year-old girl a judge determined was raped by two high school football players after an alcohol-fueled party last summer.

Grand Jury Begins Work in Ohio rape investiagation

04/30/2013

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A grand jury on Tuesday began investigating whether other laws were broken in the case of a 16-year-old girl raped by two high school football players after an alcohol-fueled party last summer.