August 30th, 2016
Chessy Prout, St. Paul's School assault survivor on rape case, verdict and future
When Owen Labrie, a graduating senior at New England’s prestigious St. Paul’s prep school, went on trial for rape last year, the case drew nationwide attention. Now in a TODAY exclusive, his accuser is voluntarily revealing her name and face and speaking out for the first time. “I feel ready to stand up and own what happened to me,” Chessy Prout tells TODAY’s Savannah Guthrie alongside her family. “I hope he learns,” she says of Labrie.