2013/01/17 — Jackson, MS
Honor Students, Non-Violent Students Arrested, Jailed, Suspended
A new report reveals Mississippi schools routinely kick children out of school and even have them arrested for non-violent offenses such as dress code violations. The report also reveals racial disparities in enforcement. On Thursday, January 17, the comprehensive report and solutions will be released during a news conference at 11am following the Legislative Hearing at 8am.
Read the Full Report HERE
Read the Full Media Advisory HERE
Source: NAACPMS, ACLU of MS, and Advancement Project