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  • FAMU hazing trial delayed: Ex-band members charged in Robert Champion's death

    FAMU hazing trial delayed: Ex-band members charged in Robert Champion's death
    A judge on Monday agreed to delay the trial of several former FAMU marching band members charged with manslaughter and hazing in the death of drum major Robert Champion after the Florida Classic in 2011. Five former members of the Florida A&M University...
  • Dunbar advertises football coach vacancy

    Dunbar advertises football coach vacancy
    Dunbar is apparently looking for a new varsity football coach. The job vacancy was posted on the school's website Friday morning. Lawrence Smith has been the coach since 2007 and guided the Poets to five state championships. The school's athletic...
  • District 207 delays vote on dismissal in hazing case

    District 207 delays vote on dismissal in hazing case
    Maine Township High School District 207 board members delayed their vote on the recommended dismissal of a teacher implicated in a hazing incident at Maine West High School last year, according to a release from the district. According to the release...
  • Senate approves 10-fold hike in hazing fines

    Senate approves 10-fold hike in hazing fines
    The Maryland Senate unanimously approved a ten-fold increase in the criminal fines that could be levied for hazing rituals at college campuses. The measure would raise the fine for the offense from $500 to $5,000. Under the bill, hazing would remain a...
  • Ex-FAMU band member gets 1 year in hazing death

    ORLANDO, Fla. -- A former Florida A&M University band member has become the first person to be sentenced to jail time for his role in the hazing death of a drum major. Jessie Baskin was sentenced Friday to 51 weeks in the county jail, five years of...
  • Teacher in class fight slow to report hazing incident, NAACP says

    Teacher in class fight slow to report hazing incident, NAACP says
    A fight between a student and a wrestling coach at Santa Monica High School has triggered concern among some community members who say the same coach previously failed to report an alleged hazing incident in a timely manner. Parents have swarmed to...
  • 4 FSU students arrested on hazing charges

    4 FSU students arrested on hazing charges
    Four members of Florida State University's chapter of Sigma Chi were arrested and face hazing charges after police say pledges had bottles of liquor taped to their hands and were encouraged to drink as much as possible, according to the Tallahassee...
  • Sigma Alpha Epsilon ends pledging process, citing hazing deaths

    Sigma Alpha Epsilon ends pledging process, citing hazing deaths
    Sigma Alpha Epsilon, among the nation’s largest and most storied college fraternities, eliminated the controversial “pledging” process Sunday, saying new members once referred to as “pledges” immediately would be treated as...
  • Florida Classic fans welcome return of FAMU Marching 100

    Florida Classic fans welcome return of FAMU Marching 100
    On the Florida Citrus Bowl field Saturday the Florida A&M University Marching 100 band tunes were noticeably softer than in years past and its size only half as big. But its spirited performance at Saturday's Florida Classic game against longtime...
  • Pledge loses testicle in fraternity hazing incident

    Pledge loses testicle in fraternity hazing incident
    A college fraternity hazing gone too far left one pledge without one of his testicles.  New details have been released about a hazing incident involving three pledges of an Ohio college. WKRC in Cincinnati is reporting that a hazing at Wilmington...
  • Hazing death heightens worries

    Those of us who have sent children to college know that parental worries take a different turn when the kids are off on their own. We worry that they will drink too much and not study enough. That they'll be mugged on their way back to the dorm. That a...