The dangers associated with fraternity hazing are nothing new, as this behavior has claimed the life of at least one student each year since 1970. By the late 1980s, the National Association of Insurance Commissioners ranked fraternities and sororities as the sixth worst risk for an insurance provider. These societies have spent decades fighting lawsuits in court, using national resources and skilled attorneys to defend them against accusations of truly appalling conduct.
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Contrary to popular belief, hazing is not restricted to university campuses. Hazing may also occur in high schools, middle schools, and even the U.S. military. What originally began as a “rite of passage” for new members has evolved into an often violent, humiliating, or sexually violating experience that has claimed the lives of more than 50 young men and women.
Hazing can occur in any social group or organization, including:
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If school violence or hazing has left you injured, or has cost the life of your loved one, you have both the right and the obligation to take strong legal action. In addition to holding the perpetrators legally accountable for their actions, you can help send a message to these groups that hazing will not be tolerated.
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