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12 Charged With Manslaughter In FAMU Death

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – Prosecutors are charging 12 former Florida A&M University band members with manslaughter in the 2011 hazing death of a drum major. Ten of the band members had been charged last May with […]


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Fla. Board Hears Report On FAMU Hazing

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – The board that governs Florida’s universities is discussing a blistering report that contends Florida A&M University officials failed to follow state laws and regulations on hazing in the years leading up to […]


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Vigil Planned On anniversary Of Drum Major’s Death

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) –  The family of a Florida A&M drum major who died a year ago after being beaten during a hazing ritual plan a candlelight vigil on Monday to mark the anniversary. Authorities have charged […]


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A Second Possible Hazing Incident Investigated At FAMU

Tallahassee, Florida media sources are reporting a second alleged hazing victim has come forward at Florida A&M University, telling a local TV station that she was rushed to an emergency room after being hazed just […]


Sisters In Law

Breaking Down The Beating…

On today’s Powertalk w/ Lorraine Jacques White, Janice Mathis, of the renowned Sisters In Law, joined Dr. White in a conversation that ventured to break down the truth and motivation behind hazing in various organizations. […]