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Trial Date Set in Steubenville Rape Case

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UPDATE:

The trial date for two teens accused of rape has been set for Feb. 13-15.

 



 

ORIGINAL STORY:

Both sides in a Steubenville rape trial will meet for a pre-trial hearing at 10:30 a.m. Friday in Jefferson County Juvenile court. When the suspects last appeared in court, Hamilton County Judge Thomas Lipps determined that they would be tried as juveniles.

The two are accused of raping a young girl back in August. The juveniles are under home confinement. They were also ordered to continue taking classes at alternative school and not to return to Steubenville High School.

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