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A suburban Philadelphia school district is in mourning after a sixth-grader was taken off life support following injuries suffered in a fight this January.

Family members say Bailey O'Neill died Sunday morning, a day after he turned 12. The sixth-grader suffered a concussion, broken nose and other injuries.

The fight took place at Darby Township School on January 10, after which doctors put him in a medically induced coma when he began having seizures.

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Kate Gosselin is speaking out against bullying online and revealing the "deep scars" caused by some of the cruel comments people have made about her.

Kate Gosselin Facelift

The mother of eight opened up to BullyVille in a piece titled “My Experience with Real Life and Internet Bullying.” It's about ... well, peeps bullying her.

Kate Gosselin says she was tormented in middle school, then again in recent years with “adult bullying.” Kate says simply, “I’ve been bullied. A lot."

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Sharon Osbourne has her daughter Kelly's back in the escalating feud between the Fashion Police fixture and Lady Gaga. What's the deal exactly?

Osbourne is fired up about a letter Gaga wrote to Kelly on her official website, labeling her a "bully" who unfairly picks on stars and celebrity fashion.

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  • Kelly and Sharon Osbourne

Now Sharon is firing off a letter to the pop star in response, calling her a hypocritical jerk who's essentially encouraging her fans to harass Kelly.

Ding, ding!

Gaga recently said she's disgusted at Kelly Osbourne and Joan Rivers and their joking "about artists and celebrities as if we are zoo animals."

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An Arizona school district has condemned one of its high schools for disciplining two boys for fighting ... by forcing them to hold hands in front of their classmates as punishment.

Hand-Holding Punishment

Earlier this week, the two students at Westwood High School in Mesa, Ariz., who have not been named, were faced with two options after getting into a fight:

  1. Suspension from school
  2. Sitting in chairs in the courtyard and holding hands for 15 minutes during lunch

They opted for the latter, and were ridiculed by their peers.

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An Ohio man faces A MONTH IN JAIL after he bullied, teased and taunted a 10-year-old girl with cerebral palsy and a video of the incident went viral.

William Bailey, 43, was sentenced earlier this week.

The taunting occurred on September 26, when Tricia Knight and her mother-in-law, Marie Prince, were waiting for her children's bus to return from school.

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After a month's worth of voluntary rehab for anxiety and stress, LeAnn Rimes tells Katie Couric that she feels like she's been given a fresh start.

LeAnn Rimes and Katie Couric

"I feel like I am starting over even though I've had all these years behind me," she says. "How many people get to [start] over in this day and age?"

In the interview, which airs tomorrow, Rimes also discusses how her relationship with Eddie Cibrian made her a target for bullies - and celeb gossip tabloids.

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Stella Boonshoft, a New York college student who started a blog on self-acceptance in order to help others deal with body image isssues, has become a viral hero.

Why? For putting her curves on full display in this bikini photo:

Stella Boonshoft Photo

Boonshoft, who writes The Body Love Blog and who has polycystic ovarian syndrome, wrote "My body must be a revolution" along with the image above.

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Canadian police investigating the heartbreaking suicide of Vancouver teen Amanda Todd are looking into an anonymous tip blaming one man in particular for hear death.

A mysterious informant appeared on YouTube Monday under the name of Anonymous to claim that a 30-year-old man from New Westminster, B.C., was responsible.

Amanda Todd, 15, took her own life October 10.

Amanda Todd Photo

The release of the alleged suspect's name, which we have chosen not to print at this time, resulted in a torrent of outrage flooded social media and hate groups threatening him.

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Even after the death of Canadian teen Amanda Todd, whose suicide is being blamed largely on bullying, hateful messages are appearing on online memorial pages.

Messages poking fun at her death and making Todd out to be a villain are followed by reactions from the online community, shaming those bashing her.

Amanda Todd, 15, was found dead in her home Wednesday.

Officials believe she killed herself, and five weeks prior to her death, Todd posted a video (above) sharing that she’d been bullied and attempted suicide once before.

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