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Parents of Harrison Carter Cole allege hazing in $78 million lawsuit

June 8, 2018  Current News. has reported today that the parents of Harrison C. Cole (May 29, 1998-March 25, 2017), age 18, say his alcohol-overdose death from Hampden Sydney College in VA. was related to hazing. He was associated with Alpha Chi Sigma, a chemical sciences association. 


By Hank Nuwer

Hank Nuwer is the Indiana-based author of Hazing: Destroying Young Lives; Broken Pledges: The Deadly Rite of Hazing, High School Hazing, Wrongs of Passage and The Hazing Reader. He has written articles or columns on hazing for the Sunday Times of India, Toronto Globe & Mail, Harper's Magazine, Orlando Sentinel, The Chronicle of Higher Education and the New York Times Sunday Magazine. His new book is Hazing: Destroying Young Lives from Indiana University Press.

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