Teen in bullying death: I did nothing wrong

Felony stalking charges have been dropped against two Florida teens accused of bullying Rebecca Sedwick. The 12-year-old girl committed suicide in September.

“I do not feel I did anything wrong,” said Katelyn Roman, 13, on NBC’s Today show. Her former friend’s suicide taught her, “it’s not OK to bully and you should stand up … to bullying,” she added.

Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd said the two accused teens agreed in juvenile court to undergo counseling as a condition of the charges being dropped.

“Our goal is that these kids never bully anyone again, never torment anyone again,” Judd said.

Jose Baez, a high-profile lawyer, threatened to sue the sheriff for filing charges against the girls.

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  1. As what they have said Bullying builds character like nuclear waste creates superheroes. It’s a rare occurrence and often does much more damage than endowment. When we keep on doing bad things among other we cannot be a good person to our family and even to your self.To go against the dominant thinking of your friends, of most of the people you see every day, is perhaps the most difficult act of heroism you can perform. So keep your safety and protection be a friend who protects check this out at http://safekidzone.com/#!/page_home.

  2. “I do not feel I did anything wrong”

    Really? Does she have a conscience? If I make an offhand remark without thinking and someone’s hurt by it, I feel terrible for days, even after apologizing to them. If I were even partially responsible for someone’s death, I don’t know how I’d live with myself.