Jamari Dent, Who Tried To Commit Suicide After Merciless Bullying At School, Dies At Age 13Jamari Dent, a 13-year-old special needs student who tried to hang himself he was mercilessly bullied at school, has died of the brain injury he suffered as a result of his failed suicide attempt.
Mom Organizes Protest After Claiming School Put Her Daughter Back In Same Class As Her BulliesStephanie Pearson-Davis said, for months now, her now 10-year-old daughter has been forced to share a classroom at Chelsea Intermediate School with the same students who bullied her in 2017.
Harassment Probe Slams Former Madigan Chief Of Staff; Finds Widespread Bullying At Illinois CapitolA yearlong probe into bullying and sexual harassment in Illinois politics found Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan’s former chief of staff, Timothy Mapes, used fear and intimidation as management tactics, to the point subordinates avoided raising concerns, believing he wouldn’t take them seriously.
Boy Who Attempted Suicide, After What Mom Said Was Chronic Bullying, Leaves HospitalThere was hope Wednesday night because Jamari Black was going home – after the young Chicago Public Schools student was allegedly bullied into a suicide attempt.
Police Now Say Boys In Huntley Lied About Teens Duct-Taping 8-Year-Old To A Pole, Stealing His CandyPolice in northwest suburban Huntley say two boys made up a story about being attacked by teenage bullies, who they claimed duct-taped one of them to a pole and stole his candy.
Families Who Say CPS Didn't Stop Bullying, Abuse Of Special Needs Students To Protest At Federal Building TuesdayParents of elementary-aged special needs students who have been strangled, beaten and dragged at the hands of their teachers are speaking out about what they say is really going on in some Chicago Public Schools classrooms.
Parent Of Suicidal Student Says CPS Isn't Doing Enough To Stop BullyingA seventh grader bullied so badly, she thought about suicide. Her mother said CPS isn't taking her cries for help seriously.
'Dear Diary, Today I Just Want To Die': CPS 7th Grader Bullied By PeersA middle school student at a Chicago Public School has been the target of bullying that has become so bad that she has started to think about taking her own life.
After Son's Suicide Attempt, Mom Sues CPS For Ignoring Chronic Bullying At Woodson Elementary; ‘I Asked For Help, And I Didn’t Get It, And I’m So Mad’Teirra Black says her son, Jamari, was constantly bullied at school. Others vouched for that. Now it's one claim of dozens in a federal lawsuit versus the Chicago Public Schools.
Mother Claims 11-Year-Old Son Attempted Suicide After School Ignored Repeated BullyingA mother is demanding answers, after she said her 11-year-old boy tried to commit suicide because of repeated bullying by both students and teachers.
Hazing Victim Speaks Out About Brutality At High School Football Camp "I would tell the principals, but the principals wouldn't do anything about it. We spoke to the superintendents. Nothing was done at that level."
Instagram Rolls Out Technology To Scan Photos For BullyingInstagram has rolled out new technology to fight bullying on the social media platform.
Boy Hospitalized After Standing Up To Friend's Bullies, Reports SayA six-year-old in Washington state was hospitalized with a broken arm and badly injured eye after he was reportedly attacked by a group of children bullying his friend.
School District Forcing Students To Smile In Hallways, Reports SayA Pennsylvania school district is under fire for a policy that allegedly requires students to smile when walking in school hallways.
Mom Of Bullied Teen Says School Didn't Help"I pray going forward that they would take these matters more seriously."