Monthly Archives: March 2013

Friday Miscellany: Sig Ep/Arizona State, Sig Ep/SMU, Psi Upsilon/Michigan, Young Harris College

A few items as I clean out my files on a Friday… A member of Sigma Phi Epsilon at Arizona State is facing criminal charges after a young woman visiting campus for a college admissions event was burned during a … Continue reading

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A Must Read Article on Liability, Insurance, and Coverage

Update – April 6th – Above the Law.com has added their own spin on the Bloomberg article linked below. Bloomberg.com has an article that is a must read for anyone working with fraternities and sororities. It includes a lot of … Continue reading

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The Lawyers are getting involved…

There have been a few recent items that involve lawyers and legal thoughts. You might find them interesting. Wabash/Phi Kappa Psi – The Indiana Lawyer has a story about a case that will be heard by the Indiana Supreme Court … Continue reading

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KU/Sig Ep and a few Updates…

Kansas/Sigma Phi Epsilon – A (former?) member of Sigma Phi Epsilon at KU has filed a civil lawsuit against the National organization, the local chapter, and two members for”permitting underage drinking that allegedly contributed to a severe head injury the … Continue reading

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Criminal Charges Filed in Dhanens/Fresno State Death

Update (3/18) –The Dhanens family has filed a civil lawsuit against the National Fraternity of Theta Chi, the local chapter, and six individual members. The Fresno Bee reports that three individuals have been charged “two misdemeanor counts, hazing and providing … Continue reading

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Clearing out the files: Random stuff from the past two months

With the arrival of Spring Break, I have the time to clear out my files and post links to several articles of interest. In some ways, I am simply using this post as a way to aggregate stories for future … Continue reading

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Stupidity: Cornell/Goat, Purdue/Sig Ep, FAU Pike

In this week’s fraternal stupidity… A baby goat has been rescued from an unnamed Cornell University fraternity house by the local SPCA. WHEC.com reports that the goat had been living in the house as a fraternity mascot. Update: The goat … Continue reading

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