Hazing

More “hazing” charges in high school sports

October 15, 2014

About a year and a half ago, we reported a number of arrests involving students at the Bronx High School of Science (Hazing Charges at Prestigious New York High School). The criminal charges involved assault, hazing, forcible touching and harassment by members of the school’s track team. When we reported the incident, you might have been thinking that it was an aberration, something that did not reflect practices in other places, or on other sports […] Read On

Hazing Charges at Prestigious New York High School

March 6, 2013

The news this week included a report on an incident that allegedly took place at New York’s prestigious Bronx High School of Science. It indicates that three teenaged students have been arrested and charged with a number of offenses, including forcible touching, harassment, assault and hazing. The offenses, according to police, took place between December and February, and involved members of the school’s track team. The reports contain virtually no details of the alleged incident, […] Read On