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Jon Hamm's involvement in 1990 fraternity hazing case comes to light
Jon Hamm's involvement in 1990 fraternity hazing case comes to light

As "Mad Men" makes its final push toward the finish line, star Jon Hamm seems to be having a run of lousy days. According to a 1991 lawsuit that surfaced this week and was obtained by the Associated Press, the Golden Globe winner was among a number of Sigma Nu fraternity members accused of taking part in a violent hazing incident in November 1990 at the University of Texas at Austin. Hamm was 19 at the time. The lawsuit alleged violence against a Sigma Nu pledge that included leading him around with a hammer placed in a sensitive location, paddling him and setting his underpants on fire, according to the AP and a 1991 article from the San Antonio Light archives. Three accused...

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