Parents of Maxwell Gruver, the LSU freshman who died from hazing a month into his first year at school. Photos by Chris Aluka Berry.

Chris Aluka Berry

Four days before Christmas, Rae Ann and Stephen Gruver -- the parents of Max Gruver, an LSU freshman who died Sept. 14 in what police said was a fraternity hazing ritual -- invited an Advocate reporter to their home to talk about their son. 

Below is a segment of the interview. Click here to read Rebekah Allen's full story on the Gruver family and how they are trying to build Max Gruver's legacy with a new anti-hazing foundation.

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