Thursday, November 15, 2007

Detention for hugging friends

A 13 year-old girl was given detention - for hugging her friends. The teen was punished for violating a school policy banning 'public displays of affection' when she hugged two friends. 'I was just giving them a hug goodbye for the weekend,' she said. It's not an isolated case. A 12-year-old was given detention after hugging a friend who had just returned to school after losing a parent.

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2 comments:

Maddy said...

Eek! Well my lot would survive five minutes in that case.
Cheers

r.b. said...

I saw that on the t.v. Makes you wonder what's next...