Ex-‘shock jock’ at Occidental College settles lawsuit

October 19, 2007

A former “shock jock” at

OccidentalCollege ’s Internet radio station has settled his defamation lawsuit against the college.


But an attorney for the college said Friday the school's former student, Jason Antebi, 25, of Northridge only won a “nominal” payment from the settlement.


Antebi’s show on the college’s KOXY station was called “The Rant and Rave.” In a March 2004 radio show, Antebi insulted fellow members of the student council while using satirical names for them, including “Sam the Bearded Feminist,” and pretended to take Vicodin, according to a court brief he filed...

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