Indian student Dharun Ravi, convicted of spying on his gay roommate who later committed suicide, has publicly apologised for the first time.
India-born student Dharun Ravi was released from a US prison on Tuesday after he completed 20 days of his month-long jail term.
An Indian American student convicted of spying on his gay roommate with his webcam doesn`t deserve to be locked up with "rapists and murderers", a New Jersey judge said Wednesday.
Lawyers for 20-year-old Dharun Ravi filed a sentencing brief today. His lawyers also asked the judge to overturn the conviction.
The 20-year-old Ravi is charged with 15 criminal counts, including bias intimidation and invasion of privacy.
Defence lawyers have asked a New Jersey court to dismiss nine out of 15 criminal counts against Dharun Ravi, a former Indian American student charged with invading the privacy of his gay roommate.
Dharun Ravi had texted his high school friend
Michelle Huang that Rutgers University students were having a
"viewing party with a bottle of bacardi and beer" to watch his
roommate getting intimate with another man.
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