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The Steubenville Rape Case
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20. The Steubenville Rape Case

In Steubenville, Ohio, the 2012 rape of a 16-year-old girl by two high school football players led to nationwide outrage, thanks in part to photos of the victim and unsympathetic witness accounts spreading via social media. The boys were convicted in March and received minimum sentences. Four adults, including two football coaches, have been indicted in charges related to covering up the incident. 

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