2013 Report Shows MS Schools Handcuff Students’ Success

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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

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Source: NAACPMS, ACLU of MS, and Advancement Project

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