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Fourth grader suspended for having a BB gun in his bedroom during virtual learning

23 days ago   |   By KMBC

A 9-year-old Louisiana student was suspended after a teacher reported seeing a gun in the boy's bedroom during a virtual class, which turned out to be a BB gun.
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A Black fourth grader was suspended for having a BB gun visible in his online class

A Black fourth grader was suspended for having a BB gun visible in his online class

24 days ago   |   By Business Insider

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A Louisiana school suspended and nearly expelled a fourth-grader for unintentionally showing a BB gun during his virtual class.
Ka Mauri Harrison, a 9-year-old in Harvey, Louisiana, moved a BB gun that his younger brother tripped on during an English test, Nola.com reported. The teacher attempted to speak to him, but because he muted the computer for the test, he was disconnected from the class. The school then called his parents notifying them of his suspension.
The school suspended Harrison for violating their policy for handling weapons in the classroom setting...
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