Excerpt: Phi Delta Theta was awarded $98,300 in compensatory damages and more than $24,444 for legal fees against UI and vice president for student services Phillip E. Jones.
By Hank Nuwer
Hank Nuwer is the Indiana-based author of 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.