Bullying Allegedly Takes Another Victim

Despite the old adage about sticks and stones, the mother of New York City middle school student Maria Herrera told a local newspaper that words really did hurt her daughter, who apparently committed suicide by hanging herself last week. Herrera was the latest tragic victim of bullying, according to her mother, who told The New York Post that she found the 12-year-old hanging dead in a closet from a cloth belt on April 7. Mercedes Herrera told the The Post that students constantly teased her...Full Story
Commenting on this article is closed.