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“Knock it off.”

The distraught parents of the Rutgers freshman who committed suicide after his gay hook-up was streamed live on the Internet said today they hope their son’s death serves as “a call for compassion.”

“Regardless of legal outcomes, our hope is that our family’s personal tragedy will serve as a call for compassion, empathy and human dignity,” Tyler Clementi’s parents Joe and Jane said in a statement.

[article by Ada Calhoun and Dan Mangan]

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