Hazing Death Plea Gets Leniency, But Not From Victim's Mom

The first of a dozen defendants charged in the hazing death of Florida A&M University drum major Robert Champion got off easy with the judge today, but not with Champion's mother. Champion, 26, was a member of the college's famed "Marching 100" band when he collapsed and died Nov. 19 on a bus parked outside an Orlando hotel after a football game. Champion's parents sat steely-eyed and stared straight ahead as the judge explained his reasoning for sentencing Brian Jones, 24, to two years of...Full Story
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