Crime Library: Criminal Minds and Methods

The Steubenville Rape Scandal: An Overview

Closing arguments made in juvenile rape trial (2013, March 17). Herald-Star,—.html, retrieved 3/18/13.

Dissell, Rachel (2013, March 13). Steubenville rape trial offers conflicting views on alcohol impairment. The Plain Dealer,, retrieved 3/16/13.

Dissell, Rachel (2013, March 10). Steubenville rape trial will center on issue of consent. The Plain Dealer,, retrieved 3/16/13.

Dissell, Rachel (2012, September 2). Rape charges against high school players divide football town of Steubenville, Ohio. The Plain Dealer,, retrieved 3/16/13.

Ewinger, James (2013, January 5). Protest over investigation of suspected rape turns spotlight on Steubenville. Plain Dealer,, retrieved 3/16/13.

Goode, Erica and Nate Schweber (2013, March 12). Case already tried in social media sent to court. The New York Times,, retrieved 3/16/13/

Gossett, Dave and Mark Law (2012, August 24). Charges filed against two juveniles. Herald-Star,, retrieved 3/18/13.

Law, Mark (2013, March 17). Emotions high as juveniles are sentenced in rape case. Herald-Star,—.html, retrieved 3/18/13.

Macur, Juliet (2012, December 24). Hacker’s of football team’s website demand apology in case. The New York Times, retrieved 3/16/13.

Macur, Juliet and Nate Schweber (2012, December 16). Rape case unfolds on web and splits city. The New York Times,, retrieved 3/16/13.

McDonough, Katie (2013, March 12). Steubenville defense case: Near-unconscious Jane Doe gave “consent.” Salon,, retrieved 3/16/13.

McElwain, Michael D. (2013, March 18). Hanlin confirms threats against to her, her family. Herald-Star,—–.html, retrieved 3/18/13.

Oppel, Richard A. (2013, March 16). Accuser testifies in Ohio rape case; verdict expected. The New York Times,, retrieved 3/16/13.
Oppel, Richard A. (2013, March 17). 2 Ohio teenagers found guilty in rape of girl. The New York Times,, retrieved 3/17/13.

Steubenville rape case verdict draws strong reactions, and media coverage comes under fire (2013, March 18). Plain Dealer,, retrieved 3/18/13.

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