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Appeals court restores felony charges in FSU hazing death

Jan. 2, 2020 2:31 PM EST

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — An appeals court restored felony hazing charges Thursday against three former Florida State University students charged in the case of a pledge who died of alcohol poisoning. The First District Court of Appeal issued the 2-1 ruling more than a year after a lower court dropped the...

Frat at Florida college accused of forcing drugs on pledge

Dec. 11, 2019 11:01 AM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Officials at the University of Central Florida in Orlando say a fraternity is accused of forcing a blindfolded pledge to do cocaine in order to join the group. The Sigma Chi fraternity is accused of forcing the student to do drugs in October and stay at the frat house for a week,...

Charge dropped against ex-LSU student in hazing death

Dec. 3, 2019 4:18 PM EST

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Prosecutors have dismissed a hazing charge against a former fraternity member indicted in the 2017 alcohol-related hazing death of a pledge at Louisiana State University. The Advocate reports the misdemeanor charge involving the death of 18-year-old Max Gruver was dropped Monday...