TORRINGTON — Two Torrington High School football players stand accused of sexual assault of a 13-year-old girl. Four others were suspended in a hazing scandal last fall that is still under investigation. One player, the team’s second-highest scorer last fall, was allowed to play even though the team’s coach knew he had been charged with felony robbery and assault.

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  • Lawsuit alleges sexual assault, bullying by football team at Torrington High School
    Besides the Torrington Board of Education, the suit names the following co-defendents: Superintendent Cheryl Kloczo; Torrington High School Principal Joanne ... At least one of the victims of rape was bullied on social media afterwards.
    04/1/2015 - 7:07 am | View Link
  • Another Steubenville: Many In Conn. Town Blame 13-Year-Old Rape Victims In Football Sex Scandal
    (MintPress) – Just like in the notorious Steubenville, Ohio rape case, many community members in Torrington ... the victim was receiving from students and other community members who were concerned about the integrity of the town’s football program.
    03/24/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Shades of Ohio case in Connecticut football player rape case
    Torrington, a city of 36,000 people in the rolling hills of northwestern Connecticut's Litchfield County, is about 120 miles from New York City. The Ohio rape case also involved two high school football players and the victim was bullied online by students ...
    03/21/2013 - 10:10 am | View Link
  • OP-ED | Victim Bullying in Torrington a Shameful Example of Rape Culture
    Two Torrington High School football players ... s why statutory rape exists. If these allegations prove to be true, then these boys should have known better. If they’re found guilty, it’s their fault, not the fault of the victim. When the life of ...
    03/20/2013 - 6:30 pm | View Link
  • Victim bullied after rape allegations against Torrington football players
    But on social media in recent weeks, dozens of athletes and Torrington High School students, male and female, have taunted the 13-year-old victim, calling her a "whore," criticizing her for "snitching" and "ruining the lives" of the 18-year-old football ...
    03/20/2013 - 6:09 pm | View Link
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    On her way back to St. Mary's College from the University of Notre Dame, just across the street in Notre Dame, Ind., freshman Lizzy Seeberg texted her therapist that ...
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