The family of Tyler Clementi on Tuesday denounced remarks by a representative of the National Organization for Marriage, who brought up Clementi’s suicide in a discussion that questioned the effect of gay rights supporters on young people she characterized as having “gender confusion.”
The Tyler Clementi Center aims to develop new programs and policies to help students adjust to college life.
As an alternate, James Downey heard all the testimony but did not participate in deliberations.
In a split verdict, Dharun Ravi, a former Rutgers student accused of using a webcam to spy on his roommate who later committed suicide, has been found guilty of invasion of privacy and bias intimidation.
Tyler Clementi’s parents are now speaking out about their heartbreak and healing after their son’s death. They’re also searching for justice for the events that allegedly led to his suicide.