| Jan 13, 2015
| 4:30 PM
Faced with an increasing number of complaints about bullying, sexual harassment and segregation in schools, U.S. Attorney Deirdre M. Daly has created a partnership to address civil rights infractions in educational settings.
Daly said her office...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 6:05 PM
The case involving former Crescenta Valley High School student Drew Ferraro, who killed himself on campus in 2012 when he was 15 years old, will not go to trial as his parents’ attorneys had hoped, following a Superior Court judge’s ruling...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 12:20 PM
More than half a dozen Highland Park-area agencies have launched a "We Stand Together HP" campaign against bullying, believing strength in numbers and awareness are crucial to combating the problem.
The Highland Park campaign's week of events...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 11:00 AM
DR. WALLACE: My 7-year-old son has been bullied by two boys his age ever since school started.
It has reached a point that he doesn’t want to go to school anymore. I contacted the school twice by telephone, but the harassment (name calling,...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 7:11 AM
Two African middle school students say they were bullied, beaten and called "Ebola" at the school they attend in New York Cit, according to NBC New York.
The boys, 11 and 13, were born in American and raised in Senegal, and for that their peers began...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 2:42 PM
A University of Connecticut investigation into a confrontation between white fraternity students and women belonging to a black sorority is regaining momentum after new allegations about the incidents were raised at a recent student community meeting....
| Oct 23, 2014
| 4:51 PM
It's not a usual function of city government, but Orlando launched a campaign Thursday that aims to teach both kids and adults how to stop bullying.
The "Stand Up Orlando" campaign attempts to combat bullying on several fronts, starting with an anti-...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 9:14 AM
High school students in Maryland who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender constantly hear derogatory remarks and are often verbally, physically and sexually harassed and assaulted by their classmates.
Fewer than half report the abuse....
| Oct 15, 2014
| 3:07 PM
A Broward County school that serves troubled students now faces trouble involving its adults, including a lawsuit, multiple bullying and harassment complaints, and an administrative shakeup.
The turmoil at Cypress Run Education Center in Pompano Beach...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 4:47 PM
Results of a survey commissioned by district officials last year showed 21% of Glendale seventh graders, 25% of freshmen and 28% of juniors last year had experienced chronic sadness or hopelessness within 30 days of taking it.
Also, about 15% of...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 12:07 PM
A lawsuit filed by the family of a public school student who committed suicide in May alleges Chicago school officials failed to follow procedures to address bullying.
A complaint filed in Cook County Circuit Court on Thursday by the mother of...