Steubenville Superintendent Resigns to Avoid Criminal Charges

Michael McVey, the superintendent of schools in Steubenville, Ohio, has agreed to resign from his job in exchange for not facing criminal charges related to the district's handling of a 2012 rape of a teenage girl by two football players. McVey was indicted in November 2013 on charges including evidence tampering and… » 1/13/15 11:30am 1/13/15 11:30am

Convicted Steubenville Rapist Is Playing Football Again

One of the teenagers convicted in the controversial Steubenville, Ohio rape case, Ma'Lik Richmond, was released from his juvenile detention center in January. He is now reportedly back to playing football for Steubenville High School. » 8/11/14 2:00pm 8/11/14 2:00pm

Steubenville Rapist Ma'lik Richmond's Lawyer Is Tone-Deaf, Incoherent

Ma'lik Richmond — one of the two high school football players found "delinquent" in the last year's horrific Steubenville rape case — has just been released from an Ohio juvenile detention center. In March, he was sentenced to a minimum of one year, contingent on "behavior and rehabilitation." He began serving his… » 1/06/14 1:30pm 1/06/14 1:30pm

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 1:40pm 8/09/13 1:40pm

Steubenville Football Players Found Guilty of Rape

A judge found Trent Mays and Ma'lik Richmond, two Steubenville high school football players, guilty on Sunday of raping a 16-year-old girl after a party in August 2012. » 3/17/13 10:52am 3/17/13 10:52am

Steubenville Lawyers to Argue Blacked-Out Rape Survivor Totally…

When the Steubenville rape trial starts tomorrow, the lawyers for Trent Mays and Ma'lik Richmond, the high school football players accused of raping a heavily intoxicated 16-year-old — decreed a "dead girl" and "so raped" by one charming bystander — will argue that the teenager actually enthusiastically consented at… » 3/12/13 3:20pm 3/12/13 3:20pm

We'll All Be Able to Watch the Steubenville Rape Trial Go Down

A judge ruled today that the media will be allowed in the courtroom when Steubenville High football players Trent Mays and Malik Richmond go to trial in March. Eek. » 1/30/13 2:25pm 1/30/13 2:25pm

Steubenville City and Police Launch Rape 'Facts' Website In Hopes of…

The way we live now: cities and cops are forced to enact websites to combat internet vigilantes in an effort to transmit the truth. » 1/07/13 12:40pm 1/07/13 12:40pm