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Stephan Triplett and De'Quan Thompson transferred from Fenger High School and are now ineligible to play football at their new school. (CBS)

2 Football Players Flee Fenger Violence, Ruled Ineligible To Play At New High School

Many players are dreaming of big games and championships, but as CBS 2′s Mai Martinez reports, those dreams have been shattered for some athletes before the school year even begins.

08/17/2012

Darion Jones

Fenger Coach Charged With Assault In Attack On Student

The suspended head coach of the Fenger High School football team has been charged with assault, amid allegations that he and another coach drove students to the home of a peer to carry out an attack.

CBS Chicago–10/12/2011

Darion Jones

Brizard: ‘No Tolerance’ If Fenger Coaches Involved In Attack On Student

The head of the Chicago Public Schools promised on Tuesday that the district would have zero tolerance, after two high school coaches were suspended in connection to a violent attack against a high school student.

CBS Chicago–10/04/2011

Darion Jones

CPS Suspends 2 Coaches Accused Of Driving Teens To Fight

Two Fenger High School coaches have been suspended as officials investigate whether they drove a group of students to the home of a peer who was attacked by the youths.

10/03/2011

Lapoleon Colbert, Derrion Albert

32 Years For Last Derrion Albert Killer

The last of five killers of Fenger High School honor student Derrion Albert was sentenced to 32 years in prison on Monday.

CBS Chicago–08/29/2011

File photo shows posters of 16-year-old Derrion Albert who was beaten to death Sept. 24, 2009, outside Fenger High School in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)

32 Years In Prison For Another Convict In Derrion Albert Murder

One of the final two defendants in the murder of Fenger High School honor student Derrion Albert has been sentenced to 32 years in prison.

CBS Chicago–07/19/2011

Lapoleon Colbert, Derrion Albert

Last Derrion Albert Beating Defendant Found Guilty

The last of the trials related to the brutal and deadly beating of Fenger High School honor student Derrion Albert is over.

CBS Chicago–06/02/2011

File photo shows posters of 16-year-old Derrion Albert who was beaten to death Sept. 24, 2009, outside Fenger High School in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)

Fifth Trial Starts In Videotaped Beating Death Outside Fenger High

The first time Lapoleon Colbert was questioned about his involvement in a fracas near Fenger High School that left a 16-year-old dead, he denied being part of the swarm of fighting boys, police said.

05/31/2011

Derrion Albert (CBS Local)

Fourth Person Guilty In Beating Death Of Derrion Albert

A Cook County jury Tuesday found a South Side man guilty of murder for striking Fenger honors student Derrion Albert with a wooden board in a violently, frenzied melee that was infamously captured on videotape.

CBS Chicago–05/10/2011

Derrion Albert (CBS Local)

Defense Attorney Says Derrion Albert Was Aggressor In Fatal School Fight

The latest defendant on trial in the fatal 2009 beating of Derrion Albert says Albert was at fault as two groups of young people were fighting near Fenger High School.

05/09/2011

Silvonus Shannon, Derrion Albert

Man Gets 32 Years In Derrion Albert Beating Death

One of the young men convicted in the beating death of Fenger High School honor student Derrion Albert was sentenced to 32 years in prison on Thursday.

CBS Chicago–03/24/2011

Silvonus Shannon, Derrion Albert

Defense Wants New Trial For Derrion Albert Murder Convict

A new twist has emerged in the case of Silvonus Shannon, one of the men convicted in the beating death of Fenger High School honor student Derrion Albert.

CBS Chicago–03/16/2011

Silvonus Shannon, Derrion Albert

Sentencing Delayed In Derrion Albert Attack

A man’s sentencing was postponed to next week for his part in the brutal beating of Fenger High School honor student Derrion Albert.

CBS Chicago–03/15/2011

Silvonus Shannon, Derrion Albert

Defense Wants New Trial For Derrion Albert Defendant

man found guilty last month in the beating death of Fenger High School student Derrion Albert was not sentenced on Monday as planned, after his defense filed a motion for a new trial.

CBS Chicago–02/14/2011

Derrion Albert (CBS Local)

Teen Gets 26 Years In Derrion Albert’s Beating Death

A 17-year-old boy is going to prison for 26 years, after admitting to participating in the brutal beating that killed honor student Derrion Albert back in 2009.

CBS Chicago–01/21/2011

Derrion Albert (CBS Local)

Maximum Sentence For Juvenile In Derrion Albert Case

A 15-year-old boy convicted in the beating death of Fenger High School student Derrion Albert was sentenced to a juvenile detention center until he turns 21, the maximum sentence for a juvenile.

01/18/2011

Silvonus Shannon, Derrion Albert

Defendant In Derrion Albert Case Takes The Stand

One of five young men charged with beating honor student Derrion Albert to death in September 2009 testified Tuesday that he was only defending himself during the brawl that was caught on videotape.

01/11/2011

Silvonus Shannon, Derrion Albert

Suspect On Trial In Derrion Albert Beating Death

One of the five young men charged with murdering Fenger High School honors student Derrion Albert is now on trial.

CBS Chicago–01/07/2011

Randall White (Chicago Police Department)

Fenger Student’s Killer Pleads Guilty, Sentenced To 32 Years

Randal White shot 16-year-old Fred Couch outside a South Side mini-mart in late 2010, believing he had trouble with the teen earlier in the day.

01/06/2011

File photo shows posters of 16-year-old Derrion Albert who was beaten to death Sept. 24, 2009, outside Fenger High School in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)

Boy Convicted In Derrion Albert Murder Trial

A 15-year-old boy has been convicted of murder charges in Juvenile Court in the beating death of Fenger High School honor student Derrion Albert.

CBS Chicago–12/08/2010

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