By Lydia Warren. Jessica Logan hanged herself in her Cincinnati, Ohio bedroom in July after pictures she had shared with her former boyfriend were forwarded to four girls at Sycamore High School. After the images began circulating around the school, Jessica became the victim of bullying and harassment from fellow students, causing her to repeatedly skip school, her parents said. Loss: Jessica Logan committed suicide after her ex-boyfriend texted naked pictures of her to classmates. When she would come to school, she would always hear, "Oh, that's the girl who sent the picture. She's just a whore". After Jessica's death, her family argued in court that school officials had violated her constitutional rights by failing to stop the sexual harassment from other students.
Jessica Logan (18) hanged herself after her boyfriend circulated a nude photo of her
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He later shared the picture with classmates after they split and the text was then sent to hundreds of teens, leading to Jessie suffering relentless bullying and abuse. She was filmed in darkness with a disguised voice to warn other teens not to send sexy pictures in case they end up in the wrong hands. As she tried to explain what it was like, Jessie, who planned to go to university to study graphic design, broke down crying, saying: "I still get harassed and stuff. Her mother Cynthia Logan, who found Jessie hanging from her wardrobe, said: "We had six attorneys that said that they couldn't help us. It was just too much for an year-old girl to go through. They called her filthy names and things were being thrown at her. Jessie's close friend Lauren Taylor told US news channel NBC: "When she would come to school people would shout at her and say 'Oh that's the girl in the picture she's a whore, she wants attention. Friends and family insist before the incident Jessie was a happy young woman who had everything to live for.
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Jessica Logan 18 hanged herself after her boyfriend circulated a nude photo of her. Filed Under: Suicide - Asphyxiation. More and more teenagers are getting caught "sexting," or sending racy, revealing or nude pictures of themselves on their cell phones. But when that picture gets in the wrong hands, it can be devastating.
Six people were charged in connection to her death. Austin Renaud is facing the single charge of statutory rape, while five others face charges including criminal harassment and violation of civil rights resulting in bodily injury, according to the The Springfield, Mass. Republican newspaper. In this Jan. Since Prince's death, Massachusetts has enacted law that requires every school employee to report incidents of suspected bullying and requires that principals investigate each case. The bill also mandates anti-bullying training for faculty and students, and requires that parents be informed of incidents at school, among other conditions. The scene of a candlelight vigil held at South Hadley, Mass. Since Prince's death, Daniel Smith, the principal of the school where she attended has retired. Smith told The Boston Globe his decision is unrelated to her death. Smith came under fire for his handling of the alleged bullying that drove year-old Phoebe Prince to commit suicide in