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Four Frat Members Sentenced to Jail in Fatal Hazing Incident

posted by Randall

Pi Delta Psi HazingViews from the Edge

Four members of a nationwide Asian American college fraternity were jailed for up to two years on Monday  in the killing of a 19-year-old rushee during a hazing ritual. A Pennsylvania judge also banned the fraternity from the state for 10 years.

“This has proved to be the most troubling case … Read more

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Nov 29, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on UPDATED: Fraternity members plead guilty, sentenced to probation for hazing death

UPDATED: Fraternity members plead guilty, sentenced to probation for hazing death

posted by Randall
Chun Michael Deng

Chun Michael Deng

 

Fourteen former members of an Asian American fraternity were sentenced to probation Wednesday, (Nov. 29) after pleading guilty to reduced charges in the hazing death of a young man pledging to Pi Delta Psi.

They joined the 15 other young men who plead guilty Tuesday (Nov. 28).

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Nov 23, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Asian American Frat Found Guilty in Hazing Death

Asian American Frat Found Guilty in Hazing Death

posted by Randall

 

 Chun Michael Deng

Chun Michael Deng

Views from the Edge

Pi Delta Psi, an Asian American fraternity, has been found guilty in the 2013 death of a student participating in the frat’s hazing rituals.

The fraternity was convicted Tuesday of five felonies and two misdemeanors in the death of Chun Hsien “Michael” Deng who died in Pennsylvania’s … Read more

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Nov 14, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Asian American Frat on Trial in Deadly Hazing

Asian American Frat on Trial in Deadly Hazing

posted by Randall

Pi Delta PsiA national Asian American fraternity is on trial in the deadly hazing of a pledge in 2013.
 
Pi Delta Psi is accused of being criminally negligent in the death of Michael Deng who died of brain trauma and the suspected cover up that followed.
 
“Thirty four, there were 34 members that acted together … Read more

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Dec 1, 2015 Ξ Comments Off on Reuters: Former Fraternity President Accused in Pledge’s Death Testifies Frat Encouraged Hazing

Reuters: Former Fraternity President Accused in Pledge’s Death Testifies Frat Encouraged Hazing

posted by Randall

Pi Delta PsiOne of four students facing charges in the death of a pledge in a New York fraternity testified that his frat secretly encouraged hazing, reports Reuters.

Daniel Li, 23, is former president of Pi Delta Psi fraternity at Baruch College.

Li took the stand and testified during the pretrial hearing that his frat’s national office … Read more

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WPIX: Students Charged in Hazing Death of Michael Deng

posted by Len Patel

Pi Delta Psi

37 students from Baruch College in New York have been charged with the hazing death of fraternity pledge Michael Deng, reports WPIX.

Prosecutors say Deng was blindfolded, made to carry backpacks full of sand and tackled. He hit his head, losing consciousness. The incident happened during an overnight trip to Tunkhannock Township in Pennsylvania … Read more

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Feb 24, 2014 Ξ Comments Off on Fox NY: Anti-hazing bill inspired by death at Asian American frat

Fox NY: Anti-hazing bill inspired by death at Asian American frat

posted by Randall

Pi Delta PsiA new bill introduced in New York would prohibit physical contact and activities during pledge ceremonies, reports Fox NY.

The bill is called Michael’s law and is named after Chun Michael Deng, who died during a fraternity event in December.

The coroner has ruled Deng’s death a homicide, but no charges have been … Read more

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