Proposed Bill In New Jersey Opens Up Parents Of Repeat Bullies To Civil Lawsuits, Monetary PenaltiesNew Jersey parents could soon be held accountable for their children's bad behavior.
Study: 1 In 20 Teen Cyberbully Victims Targeted ThemselvesResearchers founds boys tended to anonymously post negative comments for attention, while girls did so due to depression or mental pain.
Director Kevin Smith Slams Online Troll Who Wished His Daughter DeadDirector Kevin Smith is taking on an online troll who called his daughter "ugly'' and "talentless'' and wished her dead on Instagram.
Report: Bullying Is A Serious Health Issue, Not Just 'Kids Being Kids'Bullying is a "serious public health problem," and should no longer be dismissed as merely a matter of kids being kids, a leading panel of experts warned Tuesday.
CBS Philadelphia Meteorologist Stands Up To Cyberbullies Commenting On Pregnancy WeightIn addition to the nasty comments, Fehlinger said she has also received hundreds of messages of support.
Bullying in SchoolYou can armor your child against bullies if you keep your eyes open to the signs, remain calm and respond appropriately.
Father Leads Bullying Awareness Walk In Memory Of Son Who Committed SuicideA Long Island man whose son committed suicide after he was bullied at school led the Bullying Awareness Walk Saturday.
Police Investigate Alleged Cyberbullying Attack Against NJ StudentsStudents said postings on the photo sharing network Instagram showed pictures of female classmates with hurtful and mean-spirited captions.
Long Island Teen's Dogged Determination Leads To Nation's First Anti-Cyber Bullying LawAfter years of struggle, New York State will soon have the nation's first anti-cyber bullying law. The bill just passed through the Assembly and the Senate, and now awaits Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s signature.
NY Senator's Survey Reveals Alarming Results About Cyber Bullying Senator Jeffrey Klein polled 10,000 students across the state in grades 3 through 12, asking them to define cyber bullying and whether it should be considered a crime.
Gotham Gossipist: Lady Gaga To Launch Foundation To Fight BullyingShe's not wearing a cape (yet), but Lady Gaga is looking to be someone's hero. New York's native pop-princess has announced that she will be launching her Born This Way Foundation (BTWF) in February.
N.Y. Anti-Bullying Crusader Takes His Own Life Near Anniversary Of Son's DeathA shadow of grief is once again upon a house in Orange County, following the weekend suicide of Kevin Jacobsen.
Study: Sexual Harassment In Middle And High Schools At Unprecedented LevelsA nationwide study of nearly 2,000 students -- from seventh grade to 12th grade -- found nearly half of them had experienced sexual harassment within the last school year.
Connecticut Dramatically Slashes Marijuana Possession PenaltiesPenalties for possession of marijuana are a signature away from being cut in Connecticut. While the new rules don't legalize pot, some offenders won't see jail time.
Tweeting, Deleting Help Build Rutgers Webcam CaseThe roommate of a Rutgers University student who killed himself after authorities said his intimate encounter with a man was captured by a webcam is finding that it's not just what you tweet, but also what you delete, that can get you in trouble.