It’s most significant that Sigma Alpha Epsilon (SAE), one of the largest U.S. fraternities, has banned pledging. The fraternal organization says the reason for the change was the toll that h... Read more
The Connecticut Supreme Court has ruled that a fraternity can be sued for negligence in connection with a 2003 crash that killed four Yale University students, including two members of the s... Read more
The mother of a 19-year-old Cornell University sophomore, who died after being forced to drink heavily at a fraternity house in February, has filed a wrongful-death lawsuit against the frate... Read more
A University of Houston graduating senior and his parents have filed suit against Omega Psi Phi Fraternity and seven members, alleging a hazing incident resulted in injuries that landed the... Read more
We wrote last month on hazing problems at schools and universities around the country and specifically mentioned the Texas case referred to above. Now, a leading fraternity at the University... Read more
We wrote on the Texas hazing case last month that resulted in a default judgment. Since then the judge has overturned his previous $16.2 million award against the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fratern... Read more
A state district judge in Texas has ordered the national and University of Texas chapters of a fraternity to pay $16.2 million to the parents of a freshman pledge who fell to his death two y... Read more
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