The Polk County School Board is facing a lawsuit from the mother of a 12-year old girl who authorities say committed suicide by jumping off of a building.
A Florida mother plans to push for a bill that would make bullying illegal in the state after her daughter committed suicide.
The mother of a Florida girl who committed suicide after complaining about being bullied is on a crusade to push lawmakers to pass new anti-bullying legislation.
Charges have been dropped against two teenage girls who a sheriff had accused of bullying a Florida classmate who later committed suicide, the girls’ attorneys said Wednesday.
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.
The death of a 12-year-old Florida girl who authorities say committed suicide due to long-time bullying has led to the arrest of two young girls.
Several fundraisers were held over the weekend to help cover funeral expenses for a Lakeland girl who committed suicide after being bullied for months.