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Seven year old suspended for “water gun”

A second-grader in DENNIS TOWNSHIP, N.J was suspended for one day after drawing a photo of what his mother claims to be him shooting a water gun.
He gave his masterpiece to a friend whose parent's were not fond of it.

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Do you think suspension was the right punishment? Do you think one day was long enough? Would you want your kid going to school with him?

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