9 Teenagers Charged After Classmate's Suicide.
In April 2009, an 11 year old in Springfield, MA killed himself after enduring relentless anti-gay bullying
. In January of this year, Phoebe Prince--a recent immigrant from rural Ireland to South Hadley, MA--killed herself after months of harassment
from her high school classmates. And now, 10 days after the Massachusetts House of Representatives unanimously passed
an anti-bullying bill, 9 teenagers have been charged in Prince's death