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May 11, 2012


Romney Classmate Confirms Incident

Phillip Maxwell told CNN he is "still haunted by what he claims he witnessed on the campus of the state's elite Cranbrook School in 1965: a young Mitt Romney and a group of friends holding down a classmate named John Lauber and cutting off chunks of his long hair."

Said Maxwell: "It was not an event you take a lot of pride in. And it was that way for all of us."

He added: "I'm a lawyer. I know what an assault is. This kid was scared. He was terrified. That's an assault."












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