bullying policy

WASHINGTON | US weighs in against University of Michigan bullying policy

WASHINGTON (AP) — University of Michigan policies prohibiting harassment and bullying on campus are unconstitutional and cannot be enforced, the Justice Department said Monday in siding with a free speech group that has challenged the school in court. The Trump administration argued that the school policies trample on students’ First Amendment rights because they fail … Continue reading WASHINGTON | US weighs in against University of Michigan bullying policy

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. | Policy on bullying eyed after 12-year-old hangs himself

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. | April 13, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)  — A month has passed since a 12-year-old boy hanged himself after being bullied at school in Mississippi. While Andy Leach’s family waits for answers, experts say the school district’s bullying policy lacks key elements, such as written consequences for bullies and detailed support for victims. Matthew Leach … Continue reading SOUTHAVEN, Miss. | Policy on bullying eyed after 12-year-old hangs himself