Post Tagged with: "murder"

Homeless Man Killed in Glover Park

Homeless Man Killed in Glover Park

A man police describe as homeless was fatally assaulted Friday night at approximately 10:30 p.m. on the 3600 block of Calvert Street. Joel Johnson, 53, was attacked by an unknown assailant in the courtyard of St. Luke’s Mission Center, an outreach ministry of the Metropolitan Church that has run a[Read More…]

by June 20, 2015 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

Man Sentenced to Life in Prison for Murder of Georgetown Grad Student

The former George Washington graduate student convicted of killing Georgetown University Law Center student Mark Waugh was sentenced to life in prison on Wednesday. A Montgomery County jury convicted Rahul Gupta, 25, of the first-degree murder of his 23-year-old roommate in March. In October 2013, police found Waugh’s body, Gupta[Read More…]

by May 29, 2015 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

Gupta Convicted of Murder

A former George Washington University engineering student was convicted by a jury Monday for the first-degree murder of Georgetown University Law Center student Mark Waugh in October 2013. Rahul Gupta (GRD ’13), who is 25 years old, was found guilty by a jury in Montgomery County, Md. Gupta had initially[Read More…]

by March 23, 2015 0 comments City News, News
UNC: A Tragedy to Bridge Religions

UNC: A Tragedy to Bridge Religions

Deah Barakat, Yusor Abu-Salha and Razan Abu-Salha, three young Muslim students, were brutally murdered by Craig Stephen Hicks last Tuesday just a few blocks from the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill campus. After invading their apartment, Hicks shot each one of them in the head and turned himself in[Read More…]

by February 19, 2015 3 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top
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Tunnel Vision: The Post-Ferguson American Morale

I was riding a subway in New York City at the same time that Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu, two New York City police officers, were shot to death in Brooklyn for merely being police officers. When I found out what happened I was heartbroken, shocked and generally horrified. But[Read More…]

by December 30, 2014 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top

Jesuit Priest Killed in Syria

As civil war continues in Syria, members of the Catholic community worldwide remain fixated on the country’s people and violence. But the Syrian conflict struck even closer to home April 7, when a Jesuit priest, Fr. Frans Van Der Lugt, S.J., was killed outside his house in Homs. Van Der[Read More…]

by April 15, 2014 2 comments City News, News, News - Top

Scheuer Upholds Assassination Call

Since School of Foreign Service adjunct professor Michael Scheuer appeared to endorse the assassinations of President Barack Obama and U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron in a column Dec. 23, he has been the subject of media attention and criticism. Yet in an interview with The Hoya, Scheuer did not back down from the[Read More…]

by January 14, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News
EARL: How Fundamental is the Right to Life?

EARL: How Fundamental is the Right to Life?

According to the Catechism of the Catholic Church, all people have an inviolable, inalienable and fundamental moral right, namely, the “right to life and physical integrity from the moment of conception until death.” As Pope John Paul II put it in his Christifidelis Laici, the right to life is “the most basic[Read More…]

by October 29, 2013 0 comments Opinion
GU Law Student Slain

GU Law Student Slain

Mark Waugh (LAW ’16), 23, was stabbed to death during the early hours of Sunday morning in a long-time friend’s apartment in Silver Spring, Md. The friend, Rahul Gupta (GRD ’13), a biomedical engineering graduate student at The George Washington University, is charged with second-degree murder for allegedly stabbing Waugh[Read More…]

by October 18, 2013 0 comments City News, News

Ravi: A Bully, Not a Murderer

Dharun Ravi is a young man who made a lot of mistakes. I don’t defend him, not even for a minute.  Ravi, a freshman at Rutgers University, was charged with 15 counts of invasion of privacy after spying on his roommate, Tyler Clementi, kissing another man and showing the footage to[Read More…]

by March 26, 2012 0 comments Opinion