At the same time, charges were brought against two of his fellow first-year students at Rutgers university in New Jersey. The incident brought wider nationwide attention to bullying of LGBT youth. December 19,  Ridgewood, New JerseyU. In the weeks following Clementi's suicide, schools around the area of his residence held vigils in memory of his death. Retrieved April 24, Rutgers University students planned a "Black Friday" event to commemorate and memorialize Clementi.
We've turned Tyler Clementi into a two-dimensional symbol of anti-gay bullying and Dharun Ravi into a scapegoat.
Suicide of Tyler Clementi
Jesse McKinley October 3, The Tyler Clementi Institute for Internet Safety, a legal institute to assist other victims of cyberbullying, was launched in October After an appeals court overturned parts of the conviction, Ravi pleaded guilty to one count of attempted invasion of privacy on October 27, Archived from the original on October 4, I saw him making out with a dude. Retrieved July 29,
Gay student Tyler Clementi whose roommate allegedly streamed video of him having sex with a man killed himself the next day". Retrieved October 3, Retrieved July 29, The band Rise Against released a song, Make It Stop September's Childrenwhich mentions the names of Tyler Clementi and four other people who committed suicide in September after being bullied based on their sexual orientation. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.