James Ammons

File photo of the Florida A&M University marching band performing.  (credit: ROBERTO SCHMIDT/AFP/Getty Images)

FAMU Lifts Suspension Of Famed Marching Band Following Fatal Hazing Incident

Florida A&M University is lifting the suspension of its famous Marching 100 band following a fatal hazing incident in 2011.

06/27/2013

File photo of the Florida A&M marching band. (credit: Getty Images)

Man Charged In FAMU Hazing Case Pleads No Contest

The roommate of the Florida A&M drum major who died after undergoing a hazing ritual in 2011 pleaded no contest to hazing charges on Friday before his trial scheduled for next week.

05/10/2013

File photo of the Florida A&M University marching band.  (credit: Scott Cunningham/GettyImages)

Florida A&M President To Resign Immediately

Florida A&M University’s president reached an agreement with school officials to immediately resign from his post Monday, after facing months of criticism in the wake of the hazing death of a marching band member.

07/16/2012

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Florida A&M President Resigns In Wake Of Scandal

The president of Florida A&M University submitted his resignation Wednesday, the same day the university was sued by parents of a drum major who died during a hazing. It was unclear if the two events were related.

07/11/2012

Members of the Florida A&M Marching Band take the field at halftime. (credit: Scott Cunningham/GettyImages)

FAMU President Receives No-Confidence Vote Following Hazing Charges

Florida A&M University President James Ammons has received a no-confidence vote from the school’s board of trustees because of his handling of the hazing death of a band drum major.

CBS Tampa–06/07/2012

File photo of the Florida A&M marching band. (credit: ROBERTO SCHMIDT/AFP/Getty Images)

FAMU President: New Restrictions For Band Members

Florida A&M University is proposing sweeping changes to its famed Marching 100 band.

06/04/2012

The latest revelations against the Florida A&M band will only add to the argument that they shouldn't be let back on the field following the situation involving Robert Champion. (credit: Getty Images)

Pressure Mounting To Keep FAMU Band Suspended

Florida A&M University’s famed marching band – tarnished by the beating death of one of its drum majors – appears unlikely to take the field once again anytime soon.

CBS Tampa–05/11/2012

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