Category Archives: self defense

CA. Stand up for our children’s right to self defend

Suspension reversed for Santa Rosa High student beaten who was suspended for defending herself. The video shows Kanihan defending herself against one of the girls before both of them began pounding on her with their fists. A crowd of students … Continue reading

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CA. Suspension reversed for Santa Rosa High student beaten in recorded assault

District officials have reversed the suspension of a Santa Rosa High School junior who was beaten by two other girls in a video-recorded fight that sparked a lawsuit, her parents said Tuesday. Alia Kanihan, 16, was assaulted in May by … Continue reading

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TX. Teacher, district spar over fight at Spring High School

What officials say v. what Staff say. Teacher, district spar over fight at Spring High School The Spring School District is recommending the school board fire a technology teacher at Spring High School after an incident Thursday involving the teacher … Continue reading

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TN. Video Captures School Bus Fight Sending Two Girls To The Hospital

Toledo News Now, Breaking News, Weather, Sports, Toledo Sisters Jericah and Jayla Holloway are beat up and bruised. “I dislocated my shoulder,” Jericah said. All because of a fight on their school bus Monday afternoon as they headed home from … Continue reading

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UK. Ireland School Teacher Stabbed, as the Real Story of Violence in UK Schools Comes to Light

Mrs Maguire (61) was weeks away from retiring when she was killed during a Spanish class on Monday. Mrs Maguire’s killing has highlighted the risks inner city teachers in the UK take every day dealing with threats of violence in … Continue reading

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Australia. Teacher sacked for putting a student in a head lock despite being punched by the youth says staff are powerless

A TEACHER who was sacked for misconduct including putting a student in a headlock after the youth punched him said the NSW education system left teachers “powerless to discipline kids”. Science and agriculture teacher Stephen Krix was fired from Riverstone … Continue reading

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TN. Three students involved in an after school fight-stabbing, suspended

A new video surfaced in the stabbing of students near Raleigh-Egypt High School. The video shows Valerie Potts in the fight. Potts is the woman charged with two counts of aggravated assault after stabbing Sim’s daughter in the back. She … Continue reading

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When you can sue outside of workers compensation

employer’s workers’ compensation insurance. Although this is the general rule, there are many exceptions — situations in which you may be able to sue for damages caused by your injuries. For example: If you were injured by a defective product, … Continue reading

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MI. A teacher was assaulted by a student resulting in separation and tear of shoulder asks: what are my legal options?

Answer from free law advice: Though your question doesn’t state it outright, I’m going to assume that you were injured on the job, on school property. If that’s the case, then first, you can receive Workers Compensation since you were … Continue reading

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MI. Michigan courts give teachers right to sue if school system fails to discipline studetns who are safety risks

The Michigan Supreme Court overturned a 2001 decision and loosened the standard for people who want to file some civil lawsuits. The decision gives teachers the standing to take legal action, which had been denied to them in Michigan. In … Continue reading

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