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I Believe Ford

October 22, 2018



August 25, 2018

Principal Jonathan Kuehnle posted a Nov. 9 tweet, stating, “Our boys need to learn how to respect girls.” The tweet was in response to Spotlight Editor Ainsley Snyder’s column, ‘Who Deserves It?,’ which described an experience with sexual harassment from boys on school grounds.

Boys Have Lots to Learn

December 2, 2017

Tweets Will Not Protect Us

Tweets Will Not Protect Us

November 14, 2017

Trial Postponed For Student Accused of Rape

John Vodrey, Campus and City Editor

January 22, 2014

A judge postponed the trial for the male student charged with rape and kidnapping Sept. 23. According to information provided by court spokeswoman Mary Davidson, the adjudicatory hearing, or trial, was scheduled to begin yesterday, but fo...

Suspect in Alleged Rape Will Likely Face Expulsion

Shane McKeon, Print Editor in Chief

September 18, 2013

The Shaker student arrested Sept.10 for the alleged rape of a female student will almost definitely face expulsion. Additionally, new details from school and police officials suggest the incident did not occur in a locker roo...

An Open Letter to Students

Shane McKeon, Print Editor in Chief

September 17, 2013

Last week, we reported that a male student allegedly raped a female student at our school. As with any sensitive story, concerns emerged within the student body and community about our coverage. These are legitimate concerns, an...

Police Chief Lee Outlines Investigative Process

John Vodrey, Campus and City Editor

September 14, 2013

Shaker Heights Police Department Chief Scott Lee told The Shakerite Friday that both the suspect and victim involved in the Sept. 10 alleged rape at the high school are 15 years old. This assertion contradicts reports by local TV news stations that either the suspect or ...

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