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Final tribute to MA teacher killed by student

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Family, friends and hundreds of students pay a final tribute to the Massachusetts teacher killed in her school.

Funeral services were held at Saint Augustine church in Andover this morning for 24 year–old Colleen Ritzer.

Along with friends and family 400- hundred students from Danvers high were there.

Ritzer's co–workers lined the steps of the church. Ritzer was attacked and killed in a school bathroom.

One of her students, 14 year old Philip Chism is charged with her murder.

He's pleaded not guilty.


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