A 24-year-old former FAMU football player was shot and killed by the police after surviving a car crash and seeking help. Jonathan Ferrell crashed his…
The first of a dozen defendants charged in last year’s hazing death of a Florida A&M drum major was sentenced on a third-degree felony conviction Monday.
(BlackMediaScoop) Uh oh! The Florida A&M University marching band will remain suspended through the 2012-2013 academic year while the school works to set new rules following the fatal hazing of a band member, University President James Ammons made the announcement during a conference call Monday with trustees. This is not a good look for FAMU. […]
Another alleged hazing incident has surfaced at Florida A&M University and is currently under investigation by university police, college officials said on Monday. The incident, involving students who were pledging the band fraternity Kappa Kappa Psi, happened in the Spring 2011 semester, according to a police report filed by Marching 100 Band Director Julian White. […]
Three Florida A&M University band members are facing felony charges, accused in the beating of a woman during hazing rituals that became so severe that her thigh was broken, police said.
An attorney for former Florida A&M University (FAMU) band director Julian White, fired around claims a student’s death was linked to hazing, said in a letter released to the media Sunday that his client may seek legal action against the school if he is not reinstated. White was dropped Wednesday by FAMU for “alleged misconduct […]
NEW DETAILS: Band director FIRED Wednesday! **NEW DETAILS: Investigators find that HAZING was involved **NEW DETAILS: Any Hazing death in Florida is a 3rd degree FELONY **UPDATE: Memorial Tuesday for student **UPDATE: Nearly 400 band members under investigation As authorities continue to investigate the suspected hazing death of an FAMU drum major, BMS has learned […]
Just hours after BCU beat FAMU 26 to 16 in front of 60,218 at the Florida Citrus bowl, a FAMU student was found dead aboard a bus parked in front of a hotel on International Drive Saturday night. Deputies arrived to the Rosen Plaza hotel at 9700 International Drive about 9:46 p.m. to find the […]