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Another Witness: I Saw 2 Defendants Hitting FAMU Drum Major

Another former band member says she recalls seeing two of three defendants charged with manslaughter in the death of a FAMU drum major hitting him during a hazing ritual the night he died.

04/22/2015

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3 Remaining Defendants In FAMU Hazing Case Set For Trial

The three remaining defendants charged in the death of a former FAMU drum major are set to go to trial this month.

04/07/2015

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2 Identify Martin As FAMU Hazing Leader

Two former band members who were on the bus the night a Florida A&M University drum major was fatally beaten during a hazing ritual identified Dante Martin as the ring leader of the events.

CBS Tampa–10/29/2014

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Defense Argues FAMU Hazing Death Was ‘Contest’

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Defense attorneys for four Florida A&M band members charged in a drum major’s death said Tuesday that the state’s anti-hazing law is so vague that what happened on the band bus […]

CBS Tampa–10/14/2014

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Attorneys For FAMU Hazing Defendants Head Back To Court

Attorneys for four remaining defendants charged in the hazing death of a Florida A&M University drum major are due back in court to update a judge on whether they’re ready for trial.

09/09/2014

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Trial In FAMU Hazing Case Pushed Back To September

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A judge has pushed the trial of five remaining defendants charged in the hazing death of a FAMU drum major back three months to allow defense attorneys more time to prepare. […]

CBS Tampa–06/16/2014

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Ex-FAMU Band Member Gets 1 Year In Hazing Death

A former Florida A&M band member could become the first to be sentenced to jail time for his role in the hazing death of a drum major.

CBS Tampa–03/28/2014

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Charges Dropped Against 1 Defendant In FAMU Case

Prosecutors have decided not to pursue charges against one of the remaining defendants in the hazing death of a FAMU drum major.

03/15/2014

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Probation Lifted At Florida A&M

Florida A&M University is no longer on probation.

CBS Tampa–12/10/2013

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Hearing Set For Defendants In FAMU Hazing Case

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Eight defendants who remain charged in the hazing death of a Florida A&M drum major are scheduled to have a status hearing on their cases and are expected to tell a […]

CBS Tampa–11/13/2013

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