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University of Virginia / Rape Case / Dean's Lawsuit #1103626

ABC Evening News for Friday, Oct 14, 2016
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(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Studio: Amy Robach) The lawsuit brought by former Dean Nicole Eramo† against "Rolling Stone" magazine for the article "A Rape on Campus" in which "Jackie" alleged she was sexually assaulted on the University of Virginia campus examined; details given about how Eramo was portrayed & how the article was retracted. [ERAMO - says they made it seem "I covered up rape"; reads hate mail.] [On "20/20," reporter Sabrina Rubin ERDELY†† - says she believed Jackie's story.] The possible impact of this being a false rape claim case discussed.

(Studio: David Muir) Further coverage of the story on "20/20" noted.

Reporter(s):
Muir, David;
Robach, Amy
Duration:
00:02:20

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