Springfield Boy, 11, Commits Suicide Because of Bullying

Carl Joseph Walker-Hoove, a bullying victim in 6th grade at New Leadership Charter School in Springfield, Mass., killed himself at his home on Northampton Avenue, Monday. Students at his school regularly called him gay, made fun of his clothes, and even threatened him.   
By: Boo Jarchow
April 09 2009 7:18 AM
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