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In this Monday, Oct. 7, 2019 photo provided by Shael Norris, high school sophomore Aela Mansmann, 15, of Cape Elizabeth, Maine, left, stands with her brother Aidan, 13, as he displays a placard during a school walkout, in Cape Elizabeth. The American Civil Liberties Union of Maine is calling on a federal court to stop the suspension of Aela Mansmann who accused an unnamed person of sexual assault. Aela and Aidan participated in the school walkout meant to protest the suspension of Aela and two other students. (Shael Norris via AP)
October 15, 2019 - 5:38 pm
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A 15-year-old girl was suspended for bullying after trying to draw attention to what she believed was an unaddressed problem of sexual assaults involving students at her high school. Now, she's taking the school district to court. Aela Mansmann, a 15-year-old sophomore at...
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Sean Adams
October 13, 2019 - 4:00 pm
In this week’s Stories from Main Street, WCBS 880’s Sean Adams meets a 16-year-old who is using his experiences as a victim of bullying to improve schools across the country.
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Tarrah Gibbons
October 07, 2019 - 1:52 pm
There is a rise in cyberbullying nationwide, according to the National Center for Education Statistics . Studies from the organization show that three times as many girls are reporting being harassed online or text message than boys. Instagram has released a new in-app feature that is allowing...
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In this Monday, July 22, 2019 photo, Rachel Whalen looks at her phone at her home in Draper, Utah. Whalen remembers feeling gutted in high school when a former friend would mock her online postings, threaten to unfollow or unfriend her on social media and post inside jokes about her to others online. The cyberbullying was so distressing that Whalen even contemplated suicide. There's a rise in cyberbullying nationwide, with three times as many girls reporting being harassed online or by text message than boys, according to the National Center for Education Statistics. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
July 26, 2019 - 7:37 pm
SEATTLE (AP) — Rachel Whalen remembers feeling gutted in high school when a former friend would mock her online postings, threaten to unfollow or unfriend her on social media and post inside jokes about her to others online. The cyberbullying was so distressing that Whalen said she contemplated...
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Congressman Max Rose
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July 13, 2019 - 4:28 pm
A new anti-bullying law is being pushed through Congress by a local representative several years after a bullied Staten Island boy killed himself.
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New York City Hall
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May 29, 2019 - 8:39 am
The parents of a ninth grader from the Bronx are suing the city and administrators at the girl’s school for not doing enough to stop the bullying that led her to take her own life.
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First lady Melania Trump, right, participates in a discussion with Microsoft president Brad Smith at the company's headquarters in Redmond, Wash., Monday, March 4, 2019, during a two-day, three-state swing to promote her Be Best campaign. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
March 04, 2019 - 6:25 pm
REDMOND, Wash. (AP) — The Latest on Melania Trump's three-state tour to promote "Be Best" (all times local): 3:25 p.m. A Microsoft Corp. employee showed Melania Trump how he uses technology to limit his teenagers' screen time and control the websites they can access and who can see what they're...
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Snapchat bullies
NYPD
January 09, 2019 - 8:40 am
Two bullies tormented and attacked an 11-year-old girl in Brooklyn, and the whole encounter was caught on video and posted to Snapchat.
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FILE - In this Aug. 24, 2018, file photo, New York Jets center Jonotthan Harrison (78) prepares to snap the ball during the fourth quarter of the team's preseason NFL football game against the New York Giants in East Rutherford, N.J. Harrison endured years of bullying while growing up in central Florida, but refused to let any of it stop him from achieving his goals. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File)
December 01, 2018 - 2:54 am
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Jonotthan Harrison has not forgotten a single punch or kick, the brutal pushing and shoving, the sudden tackles to the ground with his classmates piling on top of him. There was also the constant and flat-out mean name calling. And all the laughing. So much laughing — at...
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School Bus
Dreamstime
November 28, 2018 - 2:09 pm
An elementary school student was hospitalized after being choked by another student on her school bus.
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