College Suspends Rugby Team for Necrophilia Song

March 24, 2015

By Jenn Gidman at Newser

(NEWSER) – The University of Mary Washington's entire rugby team has been suspended after video surfaced of several of its members singing an obscenity-laced chant describing the sexual assault of a prostitute's corpse. The song was recorded by a student at an off-campus party, perJezebel; the student posted the video to YouTube, where it spread among students on the small campus (Jezebel has audio and lyrics). Sanctions against Mother's Rugby for flouting the school's conduct code were approved at the beginning of the semester, the Free Lance-Star notes, but after the team appealed, the college then ordered the suspension of the entire team on Wednesday, along with a mandate that all members attend classes on sexual assault and violence...

Schools: University of Mary Washington