Manslaughter Conviction in Florida A&M Hazing Case

November 3, 2014

Dante Martin, a former member of the Florida A&M University marching band, was found guilty on Friday of manslaughter in the 2011 hazing death of Robert Champion, another band member at the time, The Orlando Sentinel reported. The defense had contended that Champion knew about the traditions of the band and voluntarily submitted. But jurors apparently rejected that argument.


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