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Philip Chism appears in court Jan. 30, 2014 (WBZ-TV)

Danvers Teen Charged In Teacher’s Murder To Appear In Court Wednesday

Philip Chism, of Danvers, is scheduled to be arraigned Wednesday in Suffolk County Juvenile Court.

07/20/2014

Philip Chism appears in court Jan. 30, 2014 (WBZ-TV)

Teen Accused Of Danvers Teacher’s Slaying Indicted In Attack On DYS Staffer

Philip Chism allegedly tried to strangle a female staff member at the Metro Youth Services facility on Harvard Street in Dorchester on June 2.

07/09/2014

Colleen Ritzer. (Facebook photo)

Danvers High Students Awarded Scholarships In Honor Of Slain Teacher

The first college scholarships named in honor of slain Danvers High School math teacher Colleen Ritzer have been awarded to six seniors from the school.

06/06/2014

Philip Chism appears in court Jan. 30, 2014 (WBZ-TV)

Teen Charged In Murder Of Danvers Teacher Accused Of New Assault

Accused murderer Philip Chism is in serious trouble with the law again.

06/03/2014

Colleen Ritzer. (Facebook photo)

5K Held In Honor Of Murdered Danvers High Teacher

Thousands gathered Sunday morning to remember Danvers High School teacher Colleen Ritzer.

05/04/2014

Students stormed the floor after Danvers High beat Belmont in the D2 North semis March 5.(Photo by Drew Moholland-WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

Danvers High Boy’s Basketball Team Rallies For Colleen Ritzer

The Danvers High School boys’ basketball team plays New Mission Saturday in Lowell in the Division 2 North Final.

03/07/2014

Philip Chism appears in court Jan. 30, 2014 (WBZ-TV)

Teen Charged In Murder Of Danvers Teacher Pleads Not Guilty To Rape Charge

A 15-year-old Massachusetts boy charged with killing his math teacher is returning to court Thursday for arraignment on a second rape charge.

01/30/2014

Danvers High School turned into a murder scene in October, when 24-year-old math teacher Colleen Ritzer’s body was discovered in woods near the school. Authorities allege that 14-year-old Phillip Chism (R) killed his teacher in a school bathroom, then carried her body out to the woods in a recycling barrel. He was charged with murder, aggravated rape and robbery. (WBZ-TV Photos)Read: Teen Charged In Murder Of Danvers High Teacher

Police: Student Admitted Killing Danvers Teacher

Philip Chism admitted killing his 24-year-old math teacher, but denied sexually assaulting her.

01/27/2014

Philip Chism (WBZ-TV photo)

Danvers Teen Indicted On 2nd Rape Charge In Teacher Killing

A 15-year-old boy charged with killing his math teacher has been indicted on a second aggravated rape charge.

01/24/2014

Massachusetts State House. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Bill Would Require Juvenile Killers To Serve At Least 35 Years

State lawmakers are pushing a bill through Beacon Hill in the wake of a controversial ruling last month by the state’s Supreme Judicial Court.

01/23/2014

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