Nine Massachusetts teens were indicted Monday for driving a pretty
15-year-old "new girl" from Ireland to suicide in a case that has
become a symbol of high school bullying.
sweeping charges - which come after months of complaints that the
bullies weren't being punished - include statutory rape, violation
of civil rights with bodily injury, criminal harassment and
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something that many of us know first hand, of just how it felt to be
bullied as a kid. As far as I remember it, the adults did nothing to
Clearly nothing has changed. Many of the kids from
my generation, grew up and do nothing more to help the bullied child
in school, today, than back when they were kids.
And I am
shocked that none of the adults who knew about the bullying, have
yet to be charged. I guess Massachusetts is cool with it, when it is
a heterosexual girl that was attacked so badly!
Smith - 03-30-10