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Delia Garcia-Bratcher listens during a court hearing in Santa Rosa, May 22, 2014. (CBS)

No Filing Decision Yet In Santa Rosa Mom’s Alleged Assault Of Bully

A Santa Rosa woman will have to wait until late August to find out if she will be prosecuted for allegedly injuring a schoolboy she believes bullied her daughter at school.

07/17/2014

Delia Garcia-Bratcher listens during a court hearing in Santa Rosa, May 22, 2014. (CBS)

Santa Rosa Mom Accused Of Assaulting Daughter’s Alleged Bully Due In Court Thursday

California prosecutors are expected to disclose whether they are charging a mom accused of attacking a 12-year-old boy alleged to have bullied her daughter.

07/17/2014

Audrie Pott (Audrie Pott Foundation)

‘Audrie’s Law’ Advances, Mandatory Sentences For Juveniles Convicted Of Sex Assaults Dropped

A state Assembly committee on Tuesday passed a bill named after a teen suicide victim after its sponsor agreed to remove a controversial two-year minimum sentence for juveniles convicted of sexually assaulting an unconscious or disabled person.

06/24/2014

Delia Garcia-Bratcher listens during a court hearing in Santa Rosa, May 22, 2014. (CBS)

No Charges Filed Yet In Santa Rosa’s Mom Alleged Attack Of School Bully

Sonoma County prosecutors today again delayed a decision on whether to file charges against a Santa Rosa woman accused of injuring an 11-year-old schoolboy who allegedly bullied her daughter.

06/19/2014

Delia Garcia-Bratcher listens during a court hearing in Santa Rosa, May 22, 2014. (CBS)

New Report Raises Doubt Whether Santa Rosa Mom Choked Bully

An investigative report illustrates doubt on whether a Santa Rosa mother grabbed the throat of a 12-year-old boy who was allegedly bullying her daughter.

05/28/2014

Delia Garcia-Bratcher listens during a court hearing in Santa Rosa, May 22, 2014. (CBS)

Santa Rosa Mom Accused Of Assaulting Daughter’s Alleged Bully In Court; No Charges Filed Today

The Sonoma County District Attorney’s Office did not file charges Thursday against a Santa Rosa woman accused of injuring an 11-year-old schoolboy who allegedly bullied her daughter.

05/22/2014

Massive firings of San Jose State University resident advisers is prompting one student to speak out while the school continues to investigate the campus' racial climate. (Eugene Zelenko/Creative Commons)

Former Resident Adviser Calls SJSU Mass Firings A PR Stunt

Eighteen resident advisers were fired last month by San Jose State University after a student and his parents filed a $5 million claim against the school for racial bullying.

05/19/2014

Cameron Hamilton

Central Valley Mayor Tells Bullying Victims They Need To “Grow A Pair”

A Central California mayor’s remarks that bullying victims should toughen up and defend themselves has sparked anger among some city officials and gay rights advocates.

05/16/2014

Jewlyes Gutierrez was charged with battery after fighting back against alleged bullies. (CBS)

Battery Charges Dropped Against Hercules High School Transgender Teen Who Had Been Bullied

16-year-old Jewlyes Gutierrez completed a conflict resolution program offered by the judge in return for the misdemeanor charges being dropped, the Transgender Law Center reported.

05/07/2014

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Children Who View Domestic Abuse More Likely To Bully, Fight, Lie, Cheat

A growing body of research shows that children don’t have to be abused themselves to suffer the consequences of domestic violence.

04/10/2014

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