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Montclair State Reverses Student’s Suspension Over Online Fat Jokes

January 18, 2013

by Mike D'Onofrio

Montclair Patch


Montclair State University rescinded a suspension Thursday it had handed down to a male student who made fat jokes about a female student on social media websites.

Joseph Aziz, a 26-year-old student from Weehawken, began serving his semester-long suspension on Jan. 2 for violating the university’s No-Contact Order with a female student who he had made comments about online. But on Thursday, Montclair State President Susan Cole revoked the suspension...

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