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Live Updates: Mitch McConnell, After A Long Silence And Without Naming Trump, Denounces Neo-Nazis
Three people died and dozens more were injured in connection with a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville Saturday. Demonstrations took place across the country on Sunday in response to the events, while many elected officials denounced the violence.
These Surreal “Catfishing” Texts May Have Prompted The UVA Rape Scandal
Lawyers for a UVA employee say text messages between Jackie, the accuser from the notorious Rolling Stone article "A Rape on Campus," Ryan Duffin, her alleged love interest, and Haven Monahan, a made up student, suggest Jackie may have fabricated her assault to get closer to Duffin.
Phi Kappa Psi Calls On "Rolling Stone" To Hold Someone Accountable For UVA Article
Columbia University's journalism school published a scathing report Sunday concerning Rolling Stone's article about an alleged 2012 rape at a University of Virginia fraternity house. BuzzFeed News reporter Mary Ann Georgantopoulos is at the news conference where the lead authors are addressing their findings.
"Rolling Stone" Retracts "Rape On Campus" Article After Independent Investigation
The review by the Columbia University journalism school was published Sunday night. Police said last month they found no evidence of a 2012 rape at a University of Virginia fraternity house as originally reported by Rolling Stone.
Bar Owner: UVA Student Was "Cordial And Respectful," Not Belligerent
University of Virginia student Martese Johnson, 20, was bloodied during an arrest by state liquor control agents Wednesday, prompting the governor to call for a special investigation. BuzzFeed News correspondent Joel Anderson is reporting from Charlottesville, Virginia.
Former UVA Student Whose Fraternity Is Named In Discredited Story Hires Lawyer
As Rolling Stone apologizes for "discrepancies" in its blockbuster campus rape story, BuzzFeed News has confirmed that former Phi Kappa Psi member Christopher Pivik has retained a lawyer who specializes in fighting back against sexual assault accusations.
Rolling Stone Says It "Misplaced" Trust In Source On UVA Rape Story
The magazine issued a note to readers saying there were "discrepancies in Jackie's account, and we have come to the conclusion that our trust in her was misplaced." The fraternity has issued a statement claiming there are major inconsistencies in her story.
You Can Admit To Raping Someone At UVA And Not Be Expelled
In an interview with a student-run media organization, Dean Nicole Eramo said the University of Virginia hasn't expelled a student accused of rape during her tenure, even when individuals have confessed. The school's handling of sexual assault has been in the spotlight following the publication of a Rolling Stone article last week.
Here's What Some Students At UVA Are Saying About The Suspension Of Fraternities
In light of allegations of a gang-rape at the University of Virginia (UVA) branch of Phi Kappa Psi, the university suspended all fraternities for the rest of the semester. A scroll through the anonymous app Yik Yak shows how students feel about the decision.
Human Remains Found In Search For Missing Virginia Student, Suspect Charged With 2005 Sex Assault
University of Virginia sophomore Hannah Graham went missing Sept. 13, and authorities are now investigating to see if the remains are connected. 32-year-old Jesse Matthew has been arrested on suspicion of her kidnapping. UPDATE: Matthew was on Monday charged in a separate case with kidnapping and raping a woman in Washington, D.C., in 2005.