Slurs may have caused teen's murder

July 1998
Advocate;07/21/98, Issue 764, p14
Reports on the arrest of Northampton, Massachusetts high school student Matthew Santoni in connection with the stabbing death of fellow student Jeffrey LaMothe. Speculation that the murder was sparked after LaMothe claimed in derogatory terms that Santoni is gay; School's formation of a Safe Schools Alliance to help prevent future harassment.


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