| Feb 10, 2013
| 5:14 AM
The state’s child welfare agency has determined that two staff members at Maine West High School abused and neglected children, a finding that appears to be linked to a soccer team hazing scandal at the Des Plaines school involving allegations of...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 1:58 PM
District officials could take further disciplinary action Thursday against another employee involved in allegations of hazing on athletic teams at Maine West High School in Des Plaines.
The District 207 school board has scheduled a special meeting for 6...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 12:38 AM
Another soccer coach linked to hazing allegations on athletic teams at Maine West High School has been suspended without pay by the district while officials pursue his dismissal.
Maine Township High School District 207 officials reached that decision on...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 4:34 PM
A young man who has sued Maine Township High School District 207 over his claims that fellow members of a Maine West High School soccer team sexually abused him during a hazing ritual said he hopes the suit will prevent further incidents.
| Jan 7, 2013
| 4:56 AM
Grand jury subpoenas in the Cook County state’s attorney’s investigation of alleged hazing on athletic teams at Maine West High School in Des Plaines have been issued, sources confirm.
Although no one could say who received the subpoenas,...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 5:10 AM
One of the two coaches linked to allegations of hazing on athletic teams at Maine West High School has been suspended without pay by the district while officials pursue his dismissal.
Maine Township High School District 207 reached that unanimous...
| Dec 1, 2012
| 11:41 AM
The Hoffman Estates High School boys varsity basketball team is being forced to forfeit three games after school district officials investigated a hazing allegation, according to district officials.
The allegation surfaced Friday afternoon, and after...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 10:51 AM
Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez is promising a thorough investigation of the Maine West High School hazing case.
In their initial assessment of the case prosecutors decided that there was not enough evidence to bring criminal charges. But new...
| May 28, 2013
| 9:04 AM
A FAMU hazing trial scheduled to begin today in Orange County was postponed this morning.
The criminal case of former FAMU drum major Jarrod Deas has been reset to June 25. He is charged with the misdemeanor hazing of Keon Hollis.
The case is...
| May 21, 2013
| 2:26 PM
The parents of the FAMU drum major who was hazed to death said Tuesday that the university "needs to get its priorities straight" before the famous marching band can perform again.
In an interview with the Orlando Sentinel, Robert and Pamela Champion...
| May 15, 2013
| 3:32 PM
A former Maine West High School soccer coach at the center of hazing allegations was aware of the physical abuse taking place before and during practices over a nearly four-month period last year, Cook County State’s Attorney Anita Alvarez said...