Students Dismissed for Hazing After FAMU Band Death May Face Manslaughter Charges

Four band members dismissed from Florida A&M University were allegedly involved in hazing drum major Robert Champion before he died and could face manslaughter charges, said a lawyer linked to the case. In the students' dismissal letter, obtained by, they are accused of "an act of hazing" on Nov. 19 in Orlando, Fla., the day Champion died on a bus after performing with the school's famed marching band. The school also charged the students with "conspiracy," defined in the student...Full Story
Commenting on this article is closed.