Lawyers Defending College Students Against Alcohol, Drug, Sexual Assault, Plagiarism and Other Violations in Colleges, Universities & Courts

October 2015

Maya Weinstein, Wu, Grohovsky, & Whipple intern, wins Undergraduate Paper Award in the Division of Critical Criminology for the American Society of Criminology

Maya Weinstein recently joined Wu, Grohovsky, & Whipple as an intern, where she is responsible for assisting attorneys with case law research, investigative tasks, client relations, and keeping up with current events. Weinstein previously worked with a variety of victims’ services and advocacy entities, including the National Center for Victims of Crime and RAINN.

The Jesse Matthew Cases: Can we expect a new law requiring colleges to help identify serial sexual predators?

Jesse Matthew was linked by video evidence to the disappearance of UVA student Hannah Graham, and linked by DNA evidence to the murder of Virginia Tech student Morgan Harrington. Police investigators say DNA evidence in the Hannah Graham murder led to the implication of Matthew in the Morgan Harrington murder as well. He was charged with murdering Morgan Harrington this past September and charged with murdering Hannah Graham this past May. He faces life in prison for the murder of Morgan Harrington and a potential death sentence for the murder of Hannah Graham.