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Max Gruver
Associated Press
December 03, 2019 - 5:19 pm
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Prosecutors have dismissed a hazing charge against a former fraternity member indicted in the alcohol-related hazing death of a pledge at Louisiana State University. A misdemeanor charge arising from the 2017 death of 18-year-old Max Gruver was dropped on Monday against 22-...
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Chris Miller
November 20, 2019 - 10:34 am
Matthew Naquin, convicted of negligent homicide in the 2017 hazing death of LSU freshman Max Gruver, received the maximum sentence of five years in prison. The judge suspended half of it. Judge Beau Higginbotham previously sentenced two others involved in the death to the maximum sentence. Gruver...
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Thomas Perumean
November 20, 2019 - 8:14 am
In 2017 Matthew Naquin was an LSU student and a member of the Phi Delta Theta fraternity. Now, he is a convicted felon, expelled from LSU, and former Phi Delta Theta member. His fraternity was banned from the campus until 2033. It all revolves around the death of pledge Max Gruver in 2017. Naquin...
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Associated Press
October 15, 2019 - 9:02 pm
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A sentencing hearing has been postponed for a former Louisiana State University student convicted in the hazing death a Phi Delta Theta fraternity pledge. The Advocate reports 21-year-old Matthew Naquin was scheduled to be sentenced Wednesday for negligent homicide in the...
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Don Ames
September 19, 2019 - 1:00 pm
The Louisiana Board of Regents is hosting a Hazing Prevention Summit Friday, September 20th, from noon until 3pm, at the Capitol Hilton Hotel in the Heidelberg Ballroom on the 10th floor. The summit provides an opportunity for more than 100 high-level college and university leaders to gather in...
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WWL Newsroom
August 14, 2019 - 9:46 pm
Two former fraternity brothers were released from jail after serving time for misdemeanor hazing in connection with the alcohol poisoning death of an LSU student in 2017. According to WAFB-TV, East Baton Rouge Parish sheriff's office records show that Sean-Paul Gott and Ryan Isto were released from...
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WWL Newsroom
July 18, 2019 - 2:01 pm
Former LSU student Matthew Naquin has posted bond and is out of jail following his conviction for negligent homicide in the alcohol-related hazing death of 18-year-old fraternity pledge Max Gruver. Naquin is scheduled to be sentenced in October 16. He faces up to five years in prison. East Baton...
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Jim Hanzo
July 07, 2019 - 8:27 pm
Tomorrow begins the trial of former LSU fraternity member Matthew Naquin, who was charged with negligent homicide in the alleged hazing death of Max Gruver in 2017. The proceedings will likely be difficult to watch for both families as the prosecution and defense take turns tearing down both Gruver...
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July 03, 2019 - 9:36 am
A former Louisiana State University student who has been charged in the alcohol-related hazing death of a fraternity pledge will not be allowed to use the victim's history of alcohol and drug use as evidence. The Advocate reports the 1st Circuit Court of Appeal ruled today that the evidence that...
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