Milzman detention ruling reversed, will remain in jail

Chief Judge Richard W. Roberts overruled the decision made Tuesday that would have allowed Daniel Milzman (COL ’16) to stay in at a hospital under his parents’ custody following an appeal made Wednesday by the prosecution. Milzman will… Read More

Breaking: Milzman to be transferred to in-patient psychiatric program for two weeks

Update, Wednesday, 5:55 pm: Judge Roberts has decided to postpone the decision on whether to release Milzman from D.C. jail to an inpatient psychiatric program at a local hospital, according to a Washington Post reporter. The decision follows the government’s… Read More

Breaking: Sophomore charged with possession of deadly ricin

Daniel Milzman (COL ’16) has been charged with the possession of deadly amounts of ricin—over 120 milligrams, potentially enough to kill a person—following the discovery of the poison in his dorm room in McCarthy early Tuesday morning, according… Read More


Breaking: Substance found in McCarthy tests positive for ricin

The substance found in McCarthy Tuesday tested positive for ricin, according to an email from Georgetown Police Chief Jay Gruber. He says there is “no immediate threat,” and that no ricin exposure has been reported. “[A]nyone exposed to ricin would… Read More