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Philip Dhanens			   

Fresno State student dies after night of drinking at Theta Chi house-9/2/12


Police probe Fresno State student's death-9/4/12

Philip Dhanens, 18

Fresno State fraternities, sororities cancel weekend activities in wake of death-9/6/12

September 2, 2012


Coroner says alcohol killed teen college student-10/3/12

University of California-Fresno

Hazing suspected in Fresno State fraternity drinking death-10/10/12

  Police searched Fresno State fraternity house after hazing death-10/11/12


Frat death puts binge drinking back in limelight-9/7/12

Family of Fresno State teen who died after hazing sues fraternity-3/18/13


Pair get jail time in Fresno State fraternity hazing death-9/16/13

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Does this need to happen? Alcohol culture persists despite law aimed to prevent-see more.

Philip lost his life after being locked in a room and required to drink tequila, rum and vodka during a fraternity pledge.  After passing out, Philip was place in a designated "drunk room" to be watched, but he never regained consciousness.  His blood/alcohol level was .36.

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