3 plead not guilty in bullying of 15-year-old

April 6, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
Three teenagers have pleaded not guilty in the bullying of a 15-year-old girl, who later committed suicide.

The pleas were entered Tuesday by the teens' attorneys inside a Massachusetts courtroom.

Prosecutors say Phoebe Prince was the target of bullying for months, which began after a brief relationship with a star football player ended.

The harassment was non-stop occurring at school, on Facebook, and in text messages.

The 15-year-old hanged herself in January.


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