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Black Student Poisoned By White Roommate Says There Was No #JusticeForJazzy

"Where's the punishment for the crime?" Jazzy Rowe, who still suffers mentally and physically thanks to the abuse, said in a recent interview.

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Chennel "Jazzy" Rowe spoke about her life after being terrorized and poisoned by her ex-roommate, former University of Hartford student Brianna Brochu. Brochu will serve 200 community service hours and be placed on probation after physically and emotionally traumatizing Rowe when the pair lived together.

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Former Student Who Rubbed Bodily Fluids on Black Roommate's Things Faces Only Probation

If she completes community service and stays out of trouble, the charges may be erased from Brianna Brochu's record.

Former University of Hartford student Brianna Brochu, who harassed her Black former roommate and smeared bodily fluids on her belongings, not only faces a mere probation for her disgusting crime but may avoid a criminal record altogether.

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Ex-Student Who Used Bodily Fluids to Harass Black Roommate, Avoids Hate Crime Charge

"This is a hate crime. Let's stop playing games," said Scot X. Esdaile, president of the NAACP Connecticut chapter.

Brianna Brochu, a white, former University of Hartford student who rubbed her used tampons on her Black roommate, Chennel "Jazzy" Rowe's, backpack and allegedly put Rowe's toothbrush in places "where the sun doesn't shine," will not face hate crime charges.

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White Student Who Tried to Harm Black Roommate Faces Hate Crime Charge

Chennel "Jazzy" Rowe's University of Hartford roommate used her bodily fluids to contaminate her possessions.

The hashtag #JusticeForJazzy prompted national attention to the plight of Chennel "Jazzy" Rowe, 18, a Black University of Hartford student, whose white roommate rubbed used tampons on her backpack and poisoned her body lotion, among other hateful incidents.

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