Tag Archives: hazing

  • Former FAMU Band Member Gets 1 Year Sentence in Champion Hazing Death

    Mar 29, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Remember Robert Champion, the drum major for the Florida A&M marching band who was hazed to death b y other band members? Well, on Friday, one of the people involved with Champion’s death was sentenced to jail time in an Orlando, Florida courtroom. Here’s what MSN News is reporting: Jessie Baskin was sentenced to 51 […]

  • Delaware State Suspends All Band Activity Over Hazing

    Nov 15, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Delaware State University has suspended all band activities amid unspecified allegations of hazing, reports USA Today. The immediate suspension — with a police investigation under way — sidelines about 150 student musicians in performing groups from marching band to jazz ensembles and the band flag team and dancers. “The band has never been suspended in […]

  • The Journal of Steffanie Rivers: The Best Defense

    Nov 12, 13 by riversteff Leave a comment

    *There’s more to the story about Jonathan Martin and Richie Incognito than insiders are willing to reveal. Most people who know the inside story say Miami Dolphins coaches knew Incognito was hazing Martin and possibly encouraged it to toughen up Martin and other new recruits. Most players and coaches who defend Incognito probably do so […]

  • Another Hazing? BB Star Anthony Davis Gets Spanked While Naked (Watch)

    Nov 11, 13 by Brainuser1 Leave a comment

    *Well now this gives us pause to scratch our head. Maybe the Richie Incognito-Jonathan Martin revelation of raunchy team spirit was simply a door opener, ’cause now more weirdness is coming in. We’ve come across a video that apparently shows basketball star Anthony Davis getting spanked on his naked behind in the locker room; apparently during […]

  • Jonathan Martin’s Lawyer Says Attacks Went Way Beyond Hazing

    Nov 8, 13 by EURpublisher02 6 Comments

    *Jonathan Martin’s new attorney says the Miami Dolphins tackle endured harassment from teammates that went far beyond the traditional locker room hazing, including a malicious physical attack and daily vulgar comments. The allegations were made in a statement Thursday night by David Cornwell, hired this week as Martin’s attorney, and were punctuated at the end […]

  • 12 FAMU Band Members Charged with Manslaughter

    Mar 5, 13 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *A little over a year later, after the hazing death of Florida A&M University drum major, 26-year-old Robert Champion, twelve former band mates have been charged with manslaughter. Two others have been charged in the incident as well. According to the Huffington Post, defendants are facing 15-year prison sentences. Champion died in November 2011 in […]