Jamey Rodemeyer

(credit: Handout via CBS 2)

New York Lawmakers Propose Bill Making ‘Bullycide’ A Felony

State Sen. Jeffrey Klein is proposing statewide legislation to expand second-degree manslaughter to include “bullycide.” The crime would be considered a felony punishable by up to 15 years in prison.

09/26/2011

Tyler Clementi (credit: Facebook)

NY Teen Kills Self Days Before Anniversary Of Tyler Clementi’s Suicide

Today marks one year since the suicide of Rutgers freshman Tyler Clementi. The tragic anniversary comes days after an upstate teen was apparently driven to suicide after being bullied.

09/22/2011