Ohio rape case judge: You are what you tweet

  • by: Amanda Hess , Slate
  • Updated: March 18, 2013 - 6:41 PM

Sunday, two teen-age Steubenville, Ohio, football players were convicted of sexually assaulting a 16-year-old girl at a high school party. Starting from the night of the assault last August, their rape case was one of the most widely publicized in American history - largely because the assailants and their witnesses whipped out their cellphones to document the event in real time.

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