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Rebecca Sedwick jumped to her death after police said she was bullied.  (Source: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Rebecca-Sedwick-Against-Bullying/616129218419223)

Florida Mom Pushes For Anti-Bullying Bill

A Florida mother plans to push for a bill that would make bullying illegal in the state after her daughter committed suicide.

01/17/2014

Richie Incognito (credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Keidel: Incognito Can’t Defeat The Civilized World With Uncivilized Behavior

We should be disgusted by anyone who condones Incognito, excuses Incognito or ignores Incognito. We should be disgusted by anyone who blames Martin, teases Martin or trivializes Martin.

11/06/2013

Bullied Girl Would Have Turned 13 Saturday

The young girl who police said was bullied by her classmates and jumped to her death would have turned 13 Saturday. Family and friends gathered at the grave site of Rebecca Sedwick to mark the day.

10/20/2013

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Fundraisers Held For Bullied Girl Who Took Her Own Life

Several fundraisers were held over the weekend to help cover funeral expenses for a Lakeland girl who committed suicide after being bullied for months.

09/15/2013

At Extreme Mixed Martial Arts in Kendall, instructor Michael Cardosa teaches his students self-defense to help protect themselves against a bully.  (Source: CBS4)

Parents Try To Bully-Proof Kids

As the kids head back to school, parents have prepared them for the typical ups and downs that come with any school year. Some parents have even prepared their kids for what to do if they encounter a bully.

CBS4–08/19/2013

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Cyberbullying Bill On Its Way To Gov. Scott

In the wake of social media and technology, viral bullying has become a serious issue. Now a bill devised to discipline cyberbullies is one step closer to implementation.

CBS4–04/30/2013

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Even Adults In The Workplace Have To Deal With Bullies

In this economy people are doing what they have to do to keep their jobs even if it means being subjected to “workplace bullying.”

CBS4–01/30/2013

Students at St. Timothy Catholic School follow the pope's trip to Cuba with interest. (Source: CBS4)

State Figures Show School Absences Still An Epidemic

Almost 1 in 10 students (hundreds of thousands) miss a month or more of the school year, according to state figures. South Florida schools are fighting to get every student in the door.

CBS Miami–08/18/2012

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Talking To Your Kids About Bullying

Being the victim of a relentless bully can be a distraction and even a danger to kids. As a parent, it is important to recognize the signs of bullying, know how to talk to your children about bullies and establish an appropriate reaction to a bully situation.

08/01/2012

Singer Justin Bieber at the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center January 11, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Justin Bieber Lends Song To “Bully” Film Promo

Teen superstar Justin Bieber is lending his voice to support a new documentary about bullying.

CBS4–04/10/2012

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