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Students in 'broomstick' abuse case reach a plea deal

Three Pennsylvania high school athletes are given lesser charges after accosting another student with a broomstick in hazing ritual.

The trio of 17-year-old male high schoolers accused of assaulting another male teenager with a broomstick in a ritual known as “No Gay Thursday” have reached a plea bargain.

The attack took place in October 2015, at Conestoga High School in Tredyffrin Township, Pennsylvania.