Two Steubenville Ohio Teens Found Guilty of Rape
Black Enterprise Magazine July/August 2018 Issue

Two members of a famed high school football team in Steubenville, Ohio were found guilty of raping a 16-year-old girl when she was drunk and incapacitated, ABC reports.

Trent Mays, 17 and Ma’Lik Richmond, 16, were sentenced to at least a year in juvenile jail. Mays was sentenced to an additional year in jail on a charge of illegal use of a minor in nudity-oriented material.

The two teens cried after the verdict was read and apologized.

Read more and watch a video at ABC News

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Makkada B. Selah is a journalist based in New York City.