MAINE WEST HIGH SCHOOL SUED FOR STUDENT HAZING, SODOMY ‘SANCTIONED BY COACHES’
The family of an Illinois high school freshman is suing the Maine Township High SchoolDistrict 207, claiming that Maine West High School officials sanctioned hazing of the unnamed teenas part of a years-long ritual at the school. The lawsuit claims that the 14 year old and atleast two other boys were sexually assaulted during soccer practice in September - during schoolhours and condoned by coaches. The complaint alleges that teammates shoved the three boys tothe ground and beat them. The older players then held them down, pulled down their pants andunderwear and sodomized them.