Tag Archive: children

Oct 14 2015

School Tries to Ban Halloween to Be PC

ban Halloween, kids costumes

Last week, a Connecticut school district announced a decision to ban Halloween and any related festivities on the grounds that the holiday excludes too many students for cultural and religious reasons. The decision was communicated to parents and families by a letter from the principle, setting strict guidelines for clothing, classroom decorations, and seasonal behavior. …

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Jan 29 2015

Students Forced to Drop Pants for Feces-Related Search

Students Forced to Drop Pants for Feces-Related Search

In the pervasive zero-tolerance climate in today’s schools, things just got weirder. A group of elementary students at a Gustine, Texas public school were recently forced to lower their pants for a school “poop inspection.” The children were, in fact, forced to engage in a strip search over feces. About two dozen children were rounded …

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May 19 2014

9-Year-Old Girl Handcuffed, Detained in Bathing Suit

When Latoya Harris’ nine-year-old daughter got into a fight at the local Boys and Girls Club in Portland, Oregon, the children apologized and that seemed to be the end of it. However, a week later, police showed up on Harris’ doorstep and arrested her little girl on assault charges. The child had been playing in …

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Feb 08 2014

McGruff Crime Dog Gets 16 Years for Pot and Grenade Launcher

Remember McGruff, the friendly neighborhood bloodhound that wanted you to “take a bite out of crime”? The war on drugs has instead taken a bite out of him. 41-tear-old John R. Morales, a former McGruff actor who played the character for the Harris County, Texas Sheriff’s Association in the late 1990s, has been sentenced to …

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