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Alpha Epsilon Pi on temporary suspension follows hazing allegations

The U of O said the emergency action was taken to ensure the health and safety of the university community which is standard operating procedure.

Posted: Apr 14, 2019 12:00 AM
Updated: Apr 15, 2019 12:37 PM

EUGENE, Ore. -- A fraternity at the University of Oregon has been placed on temporary suspension while allegations of hazing are being investigated.

A university spokesperson said Alpha Epsilon Pi was issued the suspension notice on April 9.

Alpha Epsilon Pi National Headquarters spokesman Jon Pierce said they learned of the suspension on April 10 but said he does not know the details surrounding the allegations.

Pierce said hazing is not tolerated in any form by the fraternity.

The university said the emergency action was taken to ensure the health and safety of the university community, which is standard operating procedure.

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