ABC Evening News for Sunday, Dec 30, 1984
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(Studio) Incrd. popularity of hazing among fraternities and sororities on college campuses noted.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson
(Bryan, Texas) Concerns about hazing due to its nature of mental and physical abuse noted. [Committee to Halt Useless College Killings spokesperson Eileen STEVENS - comments.] Stevens' involvement in cause reported due to her son Chuck's death in hazing incident. Photo shown. [STEVENS - describes incident.] Case of severe beating of Long Island high school student John Isaacson in hazing incident described. Photo shown. [Victim's mother, Barbara GYORE - comments.] File tape of Texas A&M Univ. shown. Incident there described, involving cadets and Bruce Goodrich, who died. Photo shown. [Texas A&M Vice President for Student Services Dr. John KOLDUS - comments.] Charges against those involved in Goodrich death cited. Anti-hazing laws passed or pending mentioned.
REPORTER: Dean Reynolds
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