Zero Tolerance School Policies Challenged in NC Supreme Court

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March 2, 2010. Chocowinity, North Carolina..After a fight broke out at Southside High School in Chocowinity, NC in January 2008, a number of students received long term suspensions under the school district's zero-tolerance policy. Several were unable to continue their education and their futures may have been significantly changed by the event. A court case involving 2 of the students that hopes to challenge the policy is about to arrive in the NC Supreme Court. The common area at Southside high school where most the fight took place.