Rape Trial Begins in Steubenville, Ohio (VIDEO)

By Emma Koch

March 13, 2013 Updated Mar 13, 2013 at 4:53 PM EDT

STEUBENVILLE, Oh. (www.nbc33.com) – A rape trial that had divided an Ohio town, began Wednesday.

In Steubenville, two high school football players are accused of sexually assaulting a drunken 16-year-old girl during a night of partying last summer. Some in Steubenville have criticized prosecutors for not charging three other boys who were witnesses to the alleged attack.

Two of them took cell phone video and a photo.

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