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Former Idaho high school football player pleads not guilty to sexually assaulting mentally disabled teammate with coat hanger
"John Howard, who now lives in Texas, was in court Tuesday on the felony charge of forcible sexual penetration by the use of a foreign object.
Howard, 18, and two of his teammates are accused in the vicious Oct. 22 attack of another student at Dietrich High School in southern Idaho. "
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, September 8, 2016

Jury convicts former Principia football player of sodomizing schoolmates
"On Friday, the jury heard frightening stories from boys, most of whom were 15 years old at the time. They described incidents of upper classmen storming their rooms, pinning them down, and jamming a pencil into them from behind through their boxer shorts."
kplr11.com, June 17, 2016

Boy-On-Boy Sexual Hazing On The Rise
"Ten percent of high school boys report being victims of rape, forced oral sex and other sexual assault, according to a study by the Journal of Youth and Adolescence.
Experts say sexual hazing has been increasing in the past decade, and high school hazing fuels college hazing."
http://hereandnow.wbur.org, June 21, 2013

Three Philadelphia-area high school football players charged with assault during a 'No Gay Thursday' hazing ritual
"Three Philadelphia-area high school football players were charged with allegedly assaulting a freshman teammate during a twisted "No Gay Thursday" weekly hazing ritual inside the locker room."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, March 5, 2016

Four Oklahoma high school wrestlers charged with rape following hazing incident on bus
"Four Oklahoma high school student wrestlers have been charged with rape following a hazing incident.
The Norman North High School students were charged Monday following a police investigation of sexual assaults on two other wrestlers aged 16 and 12 on a bus."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, February 2, 2016

Frat member charged with murder in pledg's 2013 death breaks down in tears at arraignment
"A Baruch College frat rat charged with killing a pledge during a brutal hazing ritual bawled like a baby before his arraignment Thursday.
Kenny Kwan, 26, was consoled by one of the four other defendants, 24-year-old frat brother Charles Lai.
Chun (Michael) Deng, an 18-year-old freshman, lost his life while "trying to fit into a fraternity," Monroe County District Attorney Kim Metzger told the judge in a Pennsylvania courtroom."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, October 23, 2015

University of Mississippi frat members charged after allegedly beating student 'within an inch of his life'
" A group of fraternity members accused of beating another student "within an inch of his life" grinned for the cameras while booked on a slew of charges, one including felony assault.
The five University of Mississippi students were arrested Friday after Jeremy Boyle was found suffering a concussion, broken teeth, ear drum, bruised lung, ribs and groin, his grandfather said."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, October 22, 2015

Five University of Alabama fraternity brothers accused of hazing
" Five members of University of Alabama's Phi Gamma Delta fraternity were arrested on hazing charges Wednesday, officials said.
Pledges at the frat burned their feet when they stood in buckets of ice and salt at the brothers' command, according to reports cited by AL.com.
University officials didn't reveal the nature of the hazing allegations but said campus police officers cuffed the brothers after an investigation by UA police and the Office of Student Conduct."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, September 30, 2015

Former Florida A&M band member sentenced in hazing death
"A former Florida A&M University band member was sentenced Friday to four years in prison for his role in the 2011 death of a drum major, an incident that cast a harsh spotlight on the culture of hazing at the public school in Tallahassee.
The Associated Press reported that Caleb Jackson, 26, had pleaded no contest to manslaughter and hazing.
Robert Champion, the drum major, from Decatur, Ga., died after members of the Marching 100 band pummeled him with fists and instruments, AP reported."
www.washingtonpost.com, September 4, 2015

5 fraternity brothers face third-degree murder charges in hazing death of Baruch College freshman
"Five fraternity brothers face third-degree murder charges in the hazing death of a Baruch College freshman, authorities said.
Police in Pennsylvania said a grand jury recommended the charges against the Pi Delta Psi fraternity members in the death of fellow student Michael Deng, 19, who died in 2013 during a hazing incident in the Poconos."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, September 16, 2015

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ORGANIZATIONS/AGENCIES
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Bully-Boy & Gossip-Girl
Feather Tale
P.O. Box 5023
Ottawa, ON K2C 3H3
Canada
www.bullyboy.ca
Publishers of Bully-Boy & Gossip-Girl, a comic book that teaches children grades K - 6 how to help end bullying. Includes teacher lesson plan.

Bullycide Memorial Page
A Web site memorializing those who committed suicide as a result of being bullied

Bullying Information For Parents & Teachers
Bullying information from the London, Ontario (Canada) Family Court Clinic

Bullying, Depression, Bullycide: The Story of Jared Benjamin High
A Web site devoted to the story of Jared Benjamin High, a child who was bullied, and committed suicide as a result of that bullying

The Center for Children
Organization that defines bullying and suggests ways to mitigate bullying and deal with the consequences.

Kidpower Central Office
P.O. Box 1212
Santa Cruz, CA 95061
Toll free (U.S. only): (800) 467-6997/ (0) 1 (831) 426-4407
Fax: (831) 426-4480
Kid Power Central's Bullying section.

Peaceful Schools International
PO Box 660
Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia
Canada B0S 1A0
Telephone: 902-532-1111 or toll free anywhere in North America 866-532-0228
Facsimile: 902-532-1283
Email: info@peacefulschoolsinternational.org
http://peacefulschoolsinternational.org

Safe Schools Coalition
Public Health - Seattle & King County
MS: NTH-PH-0100
10501 Meridian Ave. N.
Seattle, WA 98133
Toll-free: 1-877-SAFE-SAFE (1-877-723-3723)
www.safeschoolscoalition.org
Educating and advocating for schools free of bullying, harrassment, and violence based on sexual orientation.

Steps To Respect Bullying Prevention Program
Committee for Children
568 First Avenue South, Suite 600
Seattle, WA 98104
Toll-free: 1-800-634-4449
Steps to Respect
Bullying prevention program, includes research on bullying, consequences, solutions for parents and teachers, information on peer groups and social skills for children.

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