Wednesday, December 7, 2011

EXCUSE ME? 13 Year Old Student Gets Arrested For Burping Loud In Class

A 13-year-old student in Albuquerque, N.M.,  was allegedly arrested for burping during class.
According to his lawsuit, after he “burped audibly” his teacher called the school resource officer, who in turn called the authorities to have him arrested for “interfering with public education.”
“They are using petty misdemeanor charges to arrest children in New Mexico,” said Shannon Kennedy, the boy’s attorney.
A  seventh-grader at Cleveland Middle school, he names his teacher, principal  and a police officer in his civil rights lawsuit.

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