Fired FAMU band director: hazing warnings ignored

In this Feb. 7, 2010 file photo, the Florida A&M University band performs on the field before the NFL Super Bowl XLIV football game between the Indianapolis Colts and New Orleans Saints, in Miami. (AP Photo/Rob Carr, File)

November 29, 2011 4:26:58 AM PST
The fired director of Florida A&M's famed "Marching 100" band said he repeatedly warned university leaders over two decades about the dangers of hazing and that he's been made the scapegoat for a band member's death in which the practice is suspected.