This Week in the News

Each Friday Fraternal Law Partners will highlight news stories affecting Fraternities and Sororities around the country.

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WEEK OF May 27th -May 31st, 2024

    1. 5 University of Georgia Sorority Sisters Save Mom and Kids from Sinking Car: ‘Absolutely Admirable’
    2. OSU Fraternity Members Plead Guilty To Placing Dead Longhorn On Campus
    3. Charges Dismissed For Fraternity Member Accused In Santulli Hazing Case
    1. Fundraiser Celebrating Fraternities That Guarded American Flag During Protest Raises $500K
    2. Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated®, Alpha Xi Omega Chapter Celebrates 95 Years Of Sisterhood, Service And Scholarships.

            This Week in the News

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            WEEK OF August 7-August 11th, 2023

            1. Former Phi Gamma Delta Fraternity Member Sentenced In University Of Missouri Hazing Tragedy
            2. Black Sororities, Fraternities Are Opposing Florida’s ‘Appalling’ Curriculum Changes
            3. Local Fraternity Gives Students Scholarships For Upcoming Semester
            4. Eastern New Mexico University Kappa Sigma Chapter Wins Founders Circle Award
            5. Over 150 ASU Sorority Members Give Back To Victims Of Domestic Violence

                      This Week in the News

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                      WEEK OF July 24 -July 28th, 2023

                      1. Clemson University Imposes 4-Year Suspension On Fraternity For ‘Chemical Burn’ Ritual, Other Hazing
                      2. School Supplies Drive-Thru Offer Much Needed Extra Help
                      3. Parties Await Judge’s Response In Sorority Lawsuit Targeting Transgender Membership
                      4. America’s Hazing Problem And Why Nothing Seems To Change
                      5. Southern Sorority Consultants Are A Thing And They’ll Cost You A Pretty Penny

                                This Week in the News

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                                WEEK OF July 17 -July 21st, 2023

                                1. NIU Greek Life Center To Be ‘Largest Privately Funded Project’ In University History Behind Barsema Hall
                                2. SDSU Fraternity And Sorority Life Receives A Major Boost
                                3. LSU Fraternity Suspended After Hazing Allegations Set To Rejoin Greek Life This Fall
                                4. Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. To Hold Convention In Indianapolis 
                                5. ‘Game Of Telephone’ Against Transgender Sorority Sister Revealed In Latest Filing

                                          This Week in the News

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                                          WEEK OF July 10 -July 14th, 2023

                                          1. Omega Psi Phi Fraternity & American Foundation For Suicide Prevention Partner To Fight Suicide
                                          2. Fraternity Celebrates 50 Years with an Endowment
                                          3. WKU Fraternity cycling across the U.S. to raise money and awareness for Alzheimer’s
                                          4. The Toll Of Excluding Nonbinary Students From Sororities
                                          5. UW Kappa Kappa Gamma Sorority Members Oppose Motions To Dismiss

                                                    This Week in the News

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                                                    WEEK OF August 15th -August 19th, 2022

                                                    1. University of Southern California Frats Go Rogue
                                                    2. Hazing Concerns Still Loom As MU Fraternity Recruitment Begins
                                                    3. Local Fraternity Turns Abandoned School Into Community Center
                                                    4. Students Return From Break To Find Fraternity House Burglarized
                                                    5. Attorney For Former MU Pledge Calls For Stricter Fraternity Policies On College Campuses

                                                              This Week in the News

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                                                              WEEK OF July 25th -July 29th, 2022

                                                              1. Fraternity To Restore West Main Street House To Its ‘Original Splendor’
                                                              2. 8 More Felony Hazing Charges Filed Against Former University Of Missouri Frat Members
                                                              3. Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc. Gives Back During Philly Visit
                                                              4. Adidas And Puma To University Of Oregon Frats: ‘Nice House, Bro’
                                                              5. 11 People Charged In Mizzou Fraternity Hazing Incident

                                                                        This Week in the News

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                                                                        WEEK OF July 18th -July 22nd, 2022

                                                                        1. Sigma Chi Suspends Chapter At University Of Kansas Amid Hazing Allegations
                                                                        2. Fraternity, Sorority, Cooperative Life Sees 6% Growth From Year Ago, Graduation Rates Exceed Average Student Population
                                                                        3. Nineteen More Fraternity Brothers Arrested In UNH Hazing Investigation
                                                                        4. 100 Years Of Sisterhood And Service: Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Celebrates Centennial
                                                                        5. Sorority Packs Over 70,000 Meals For Families In Need During Central Florida Conference

                                                                                  This Week in the News

                                                                                  Each Friday Fraternal Law Partners will highlight news stories affecting Fraternities and Sororities around the country.

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                                                                                  WEEK OF July 4th -July 8th, 2022

                                                                                  1. UWashington Sorority Owes Students $250K in Housing Refunds
                                                                                  2. Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Hosts Wellness Fair, Offers Free Health Services For Community
                                                                                  3. U.Va. Terminates Fraternal Organization Agreements With Kappa Alpha, Phi Gamma Delta Following Hazing Investigation
                                                                                  4. National Expert in Higher Education Law joins Manley Burke, LPA.

                                                                                            This Week in the News

                                                                                            Each Friday Fraternal Law Partners will highlight news stories affecting Fraternities and Sororities around the country.

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                                                                                            WEEK OF June 13th-June 17th, 2022

                                                                                            1. Bowling Green Fraternity Brothers Sentenced In Hazing Death Of Student
                                                                                            2. 46 University Of New Hampshire Fraternity Members Issued Arrest Warrants Over Alleged Hazing
                                                                                            3. Stanford Denies Role In Overdose Death; Fraternity Sues School
                                                                                            4. Sorority Raises Awareness For Alzheimer’s Disease
                                                                                            5. City Looks At Standardizing Frat, Sorority Rules