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Middle school student's suicide roils her community


LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — A middle school student's suicide has roiled her community, with students walking out of school and her family saying support services failed her.

Family and friends said 13-year-old Anie Graham was harassed and bullied before taking her life on Tuesday. The next day, dozens of students walked out Lewiston Middle School in an anti-bullying protest, and students and parents returned that evening for a candlelight vigil.

Matt Graham, Anie's father, told the Portland Press Herald said there was no help.

"The school and the hospital and the insurance company all told us...

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