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Douglas, Leonard & Garvey Files Employment Discrimination Case for Dover Firefighter Victimized By Hazing.

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A former Dover, New Hampshire firefighter, and paramedic dreamed of being part of the brotherhood. Now in a federal lawsuit filed by his attorney, Benjamin T. King, he said instead he was subjected to hazing that put his life at risk.

“I was ecstatic it was the best day ever,” said Ben Noyes. It was the day Noyes learned, at the age of 21, he was joining the Dover, NH fire department.

Over his nine months there, he says he never felt that way again. “They were kind of going above and beyond that typical tough love,” said Noyes.

Read his interview here:

In Lawsuit, Former Firefighter Says He Was Hazed, Drugged