Jonathan Martin ’08 to stand trial for threats

After posting an image on Instagram of a shotgun and a reference to four individuals and Harvard-Westlake, a judge ruled Wednesday that there is enough evidence for former NFL players Jonathan Martin ’08 to stand trial for his criminal threats. Martin received four felony counts of making criminal threats, one for each person tagged in […]

School drops temporary restraining order against Jonathan Martin ’08

The school dropped its temporary restraining order against Jonathan Martin ’08 that was put into effect after Martin allegedly posted a threatening photo on Instagram that caused the school to close in February, President Rick Commons said. After reaching an agreement collaboratively with the former NFL player and his family that Commons said will provide […]

Mental health facility releases Jonathan Martin ’08

A mental health facility released Jonathan Martin ’08 today, two months after he allegedly shared a threatening Instagram post that prompted the school to close. Martin received a judge’s permission to leave the facility after a clinical director said he supported his release, according to TMZ. He was sent to the facility for treatment after […]

School addresses bullying, marginalization following security threat

Affinity groups and counselors addressed bullying and marginalization on campus after a threatening social media message posted by Jonathan Martin ’08 alluded to bullying. The post resulted in school closure Feb. 23. Martin expressed that his resentment toward the school emerged from the isolation he experienced as one of the few minority students on campus […]

School increases security measures after threatening post from alum

School increases security measures after threatening post from alum

Nearly a month after closing due to a security threat, the school is reviewing and updating security measures to ensure that the campus remains safe for all students, faculty and staff. The administration notified students that increased security measures would be put into place. “You will notice a heavier-than-normal security presence, and there will be […]

School files restraining order against Martin ’08

The school filed a restraining order against Jonathan Martin ’08 Thursday, according to ABC News.  The former NFL player was detained by police last week after posting a threatening photo on Instagram, leading to a school closure. The photo showed a shotgun and ammunition and the hashtag #HarvardWestlake.  According to ABC News, the order prohibits […]

Trade sends Martin ’08 to San Francisco 49ers

NFL offensive tackle Jonathan Martin ’08 was traded to the San Francisco 49ers March 11 after walking out on the Miami Dolphins  last fall, claiming he was being bullied by teammates. Martin will be returning to his home state, California, and Jim Harbaugh, his coach at Stanford, who coaches the 49ers. “I’m really happy he […]

Jonathan Martin '08 leaves Miami Dolphins, Athletics Department responds

Former Wolverine football lineman and NFL Miami Dolphins offensive tackle Jonathan Martin ’08 left the Dolphins Thursday, reportedly due to personal issues after being pranked by his Miami teammates in the team cafeteria. The Harvard-Westlake Athletics Department issued a statement Friday voicing its support for the alumnus. “Harvard-Westlake is extremely proud of Jonathan Martin and […]

Carson outruns Wolverines in 31-15 victory

By A.J. Calabrese The fanatics were still in frenzy from a stage-setting Wolverine touchdown just seconds before Carson wide receiver Austin Dotson started running downfield on what was the biggest kick return of the game. The junior scored on a momentum-killing, 85-yard run to quell the Wolverine comeback and lead the Colts to a 31-15 […]