May 4, 2012. According to The Appalachian student newspaper, the names of four students involved in various sexual assault charges have been released. This comes after months of controversy about the university withholding the names from the public.
Quoted from The Appalachain:
Edward Eugene Gainey, Gerald Dominique McDuffie, Tavone La’trell Spraggins and Justin Jonel Wray were found responsible by a student conduct board for sex offenses as defined under section 4.01g of the Code of Student Conduct and sexual misconduct as defined under section 4.02t of the code, said Hank Foreman, associate vice chancellor for university communications and cultural affairs.
To view the full story, visit theappalachianonline.com/campus/9048-university-releases-names-of-accused-students.
Front page photo from March 2, 2012 silent protest at Appalachian State regarding two of the sexual assault cases.