So much for 30 days in jail.
Dharun Ravi, the 20-year-old Rutgers student connected to the death of Tyler Clementi in 2010, is a free man after serving just 20 days of his 30-day jail sentence.
He was convicted of invasion of privacy and bias intimidation last month for filming Clementi being intimate with another man, which unfortunately led to the college student's suicide.
Ravi was released 10 days early because
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50 Cent wrote a book for book for young adults!
The rapper/fiction writer's latest work, titled Playground, takes a look at school bullying — from the bully's perspective.
The book is aimed for kids age 13-15. 50 realizes his music appeals the type of kids that, well… are bullies. He hopes reading this book will persuade them to change.
"When I present something it's different because of the energy and material I created in my music. A lot of the times the kids that would actually be a part of the problem are listening. When I offer it, they'll take the time to stop and read it."
What a great idea! We are so happy to see this anti bulling campaign.
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