Ex-Palo Alto Teacher Seeks Less Homework To Lower Student Stress, Prevent SuicidesSince 2009, ten students in Palo Alto have taken their own lives. A coalition of different groups in Palo Alto is proposing some dramatic changes to reduce student stress levels.
Federal Health Officials Head To Palo Alto For Teen Suicide InvestigationA team of mental health experts from the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will be in Palo Alto this week to investigate a series of suicides by teenagers.
Palo Alto, School District Taking Steps To Address Teen SuicideIn Palo Alto, there have been two clusters of teen suicides in recent years. But concrete steps are being taken to address the issue in this affluent, tech-savvy, competitive community.
Palo Alto Teen Suicides, Silicon Valley Culture Receive New FocusThe culture of Silicon Valley is unique and suicide is a complex issue, as KCBS's Margie Shafer tells us in this special report
Student Who Posed With His Cat For Yearbook Photo Commits SuicideA New York high school senior whose yearbook portrait with his cat went viral on social media last year committed suicide, his parents said.
Audrie Pott's Family Settles With 2 Defendants In Wrongful Death SuitThe parents of a teenage girl who committed suicide after an alleged sexual assault by three teen boys in Saratoga have reached a settlement with two defendants in their wrongful death lawsuit, their attorney said Friday.
Audrie Pott’s Family Fires Back Against Saratoga School OfficialsThe family of the Saratoga High School student who committed suicide after an alleged sexual assault expressed anger and resentment over a statement issued by the school district.
Saratoga Rape Suspects Couldn’t Be Expelled, School Official SaysA school superintendent said Wednesday that officials could not expel three teenage boys charged with sexually battering a classmate last fall.
Saratoga Suicide Victim's Family Files Claim Against School DistrictThe family of Audrie Pott, the 15-year-old Saratoga High School student who committed suicide last fall, days after she was allegedly sexually assaulted at a party, has filed a claim against the school district.
Detention Hearing Held For Saratoga Teen Rape SuspectsCharges against three teen boys were heard in Santa Clara Juvenile Court Tuesday in connection with the alleged Sept. 2 sexual assault on a 15-year-old Saratoga girl who later committed suicide.
Saratoga Suicide Victim's Family Outraged After Accused Boys Refuse ResponsibilityThe family of a girl who committed suicide after she was sexually assaulted and a photo of the act was shared in text messages say they are outraged by what they see as a refusal to take responsibility by the three boys arrested in the attack.
Saratoga Suicide Victim Family Says Teens Tried To Destroy Sex Assault EvidenceFamily members of a 15-year-old Saratoga girl who killed herself after photos of a sexual assault surfaced online said on Friday they suspect the attackers tried to destroy evidence.