King, the second defendant in the 2012 gang rape, was found guilty of three counts of aggravated rape last week.
The 5-4 opinion, written by Justice Anthony M. Kennedy, will stand as a landmark in civil rights law and culminates a two-decade struggle for gays and lesbians to win marriage equality under the Constitution.
Twenty-one-year-old Pittsfield native Justin King awaits sentencing on Monday. Two of the men accused of raping the former UMass student have now been found guilty.
A judge formally sentenced Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to six death sentences and 10 terms of life in prison on Wednesday.
Jury deliberations begin in the second of four trials involving the alleged rape in Pierpont Hall in October of 2012. The first codefendant, Emmanuel Bile, was sentenced to eight to 10 years in state prison in March.
The family of Hannah Frilot reportedly seeks money to cover court costs, loss of their daughter’s future earnings and compensatory and punitive damages.
Opening statements delivered, first witnesses called in second trial for alleged 2012 gang rape at UMass
Justin King, 21, of Pittsfield, is charged with three counts of aggravated rape.
The board approved a “contingency” vote Wednesday as UMass awaits funding from the state for the 2016 year.
Justin King, 21, of Pittsfield, is charged with three counts of aggravated rape against a former UMass student.
The SAAC is in the process of drafting and distributing a letter to major players within Massachusetts asking for their support as students hope to minimize the damage of possible tuition and student fee increases.
The 50-year-old UMass graduate will be the first female head of the second largest art museum in New York City.
Yaduveer Wadiyar is prepared to focus on environmental and cultural issues in Mysore.
The committee also approved a motion for a $250 Information Technology student fee, which will be voted on by the Board of Trustees June 17.
What the new IT fee would do, why some deem it necessary and why students are so opposed to it.
University and neighboring town plan to work together on issues of public safety, underage drinking and student involvement in the community, among others.
Students have spoken out in the form an online petition and the “UMass IT Fee Challenge.”
Former Harvard Law School and MASSPORT human resources director is set to begin in August.
Lawyer claims that new, tougher sexual assault standards adopted by the College led to an unfair disciplinary process for his client while also alleging that Amherst College ignored crucial evidence.
SGA President Sïonan Barrett announced the creation of the “Commission on Student Fees,” which is designed to give students more control over fees as a vote on proposed $250 annual campus network fee approaches.
The new agreement, which is signed for just the upcoming year, will allow Greeno Sub Shop, Earthfoods Cafe, Sylvan Snack Bar and Sweets N’ More to accept the meal plan.