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Middle-schoolers opposing Carson High uniforms

During a debate in Danny Dudley’s government class at Eagle Valley Middle School over potential school uniforms, teacher Brian Wallace challenged his students to do more than just argue their ideas. So Danny, 14, started a petition to oppose the proposal to require students to wear uniforms at Carson High School next year. “The Supreme Court ruling of Tinker vs. Des Moines clearly states that unless a school administration can prove that the clothing worn by students will disrupt the school environment, they cannot censor student expression,” he wrote in his petition. “Uniforms censor student expression.” Danny, with help from …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Mar 27, 2013 02:42AM Published Mar 27, 2013 11:09AM Copyright 2013 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.