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St. Anthony’s High School On Long Island Expels 4 Students Over Racially Charged Incidents

Four Long Island high school students have been expelled in the wake of two racially charged incidents, officials said.

04/16/2014

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Principal: L.I. High School Students Suspended Indefinitely For Displaying Confederate Flag

Brother Gary Cregan, principal of St. Anthony’s High School in South Huntington, said the two seniors walked in with a Confederate flag draped around their shoulders during a sporting event at the school.

04/15/2014

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ACLU Comes To Aid Of New Jersey Teen Suspended For Flying Confederate Flag

The ACLU legal director in New Jersey has sent a letter to the school calling for the flag to be allowed.

03/28/2014

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Official: Mahopac Players Used Racial Slurs At Basketball Game Against Mount Vernon

Five more students have been suspended in connection with racist Twitter rants at a high school basketball game in Westchester County, and allegations were mounting Friday that players used racial slurs too.

03/07/2014

Jane West says her daughter Torri Albrecht, 14, was suspended for wearing this shirt to Kreps Middle School. (credit: The West Family)

Teen Suspended From N.J. School For Wearing Confederate Flag Shirt

“The Indian kids get to wear turbans. The Jewish children can wear yarmulkes. That’s their birth right, their heritage. It’s my daughter’s heritage,” said Jane West, Albrecht’s mother.

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