FAMU Hazing Death

Robert Champion with FAMU band.  (Courtesy: The Champion Family)

Fmr. Band Member Awaits Sentence In FAMU Hazing Death Case

A former Florida A & M University band member is set to be sentenced for his role in a drum major’s hazing death.

08/27/2015

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Attorney Suing FAMU Barred From Practicing Law In Florida

The attorney who sued Florida A&M University over the hazing death of drum major Robert Champion is no longer allowed to practice in Florida.

08/06/2015

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Ex-FAMU Band Member To Be Sentenced For Hazing Death

A former Florida A & M University band member faces up to 35 years in prison when he’s sentenced Tuesday for his role in the hazing death of drum major Robert Champion.

07/21/2015

Robert Champion with FAMU band.  (Courtesy: The Champion Family)

Prosecutor: All Involved In FAMU Hazing Case Were Willing

A prosecutor in the case of three former band members charged in the hazing death of a Florida A&M University drum major said all who participated, including the victim, knew it was illegal.

04/21/2015

The Florida A&M University marching band performs on the field prior to Super Bowl XLIV between the Indianapolis Colts and the New Orleans Saints on February 7, 2010 at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida.  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

FAMU Marches On With New Band Director

Another big change is near for Florida A&M University’s Marching 100 which hopes to return to the field in the future.

CBS Miami–05/07/2013

(Source: Facebook) Robert Champion

Third Person To Plead Guilty In FAMU Hazing Death

A third person charged in the hazing death of Florida A & M University drum major Robert Champion will plead guilty.

CBS4–04/16/2013

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Board That Governs Fla. Universities Sees FAMU Hazing Report

A scathing report which contends FAMU officials failed to comply with state laws and regulations in years leading up to the death of a school drum major was shown to the board that governs Florida’s universities.

CBS4–01/16/2013

Florida A&M University President James Ammons

FAMU President Resigns Over Band Hazing Scandal

Florida A&M University President James Ammons is resigning from his position at the school as the ongoing scandal surrounding band member Robert Champion’s hazing death continues to grow.

CBS4–07/11/2012

The Florida A&M University marching band performs on the field prior to Super Bowl XLIV between the Indianapolis Colts and the New Orleans Saints on February 7, 2010 at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida.  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Family Of Robert Champion To File Lawsuit Against FAMU

After suffering the loss of their son Robert Champion, a drum major who died after being hazed by his Marching 100 bandmates, his parents will be in Orlando Wednesday to file a lawsuit against Florida A&M University.

CBS4–07/10/2012

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Future Of FAMU President In Question After Suspected Hazing Death

As the investigation continues into whether hazing played a part in the death of a Florida A&M University marching band member’s death, the future of the school’s president is in question.

CBS4–12/08/2011

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