New Jersey's New Anti Bullying Law

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New Jersey's New Anti Bullying Law
Wed, 08-31-2011 - 8:15pm


have always been as much a part of going to school as reading, writing and 'rithmetic, but many of today's pint-sized tyrants have gone beyond a little lighthearted teasing and cutting in line to plain and simple cruelty -- in some especially horrific cases, victims of "extreme bullying" have been forced to drink toilet water or even worse, harassed until they committed suicide such as in the case of 15-year-old Phoebe Prince. To combat kid aggressors, New Jersey has implemented an Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights, which takes effect tomorrow.

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