Dramatic Video Shows Student Manslaughter Defendant Being Attacked

February 6, 2018

Gay City News, 2.6.18

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Dramatic Video Shows Student Manslaughter Defendant Being Attacked

Gay City News, 2.6.18

The McCree family was there in court as were LGBTQ community supporters of Cedeno, including members of the youth-led advocacy group FIERCE. Also on hand was Michelle Fine, a professor of psychology at The Graduate Center, CUNY whom Cedeno's defense intends to use as an expert witness on anti-LGBTQ bullying and how to create safe and "just" schools for all students through having out LGBTQ teachers, inclusive curricula, staff training, and restorative justice practices aimed at mediating reconciliation between bullying offenders and their victims.