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Suing Bullies

When a New Jersey student being bullied sued the school, the school turned around and sued the bullies.


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No Teachers Convention Means Class Is In Session For Some NJ Schools

With the cancellation of this week’s New Jersey teachers convention, some school districts are using Thursday and Friday to make up days lost to Hurricane Sandy — but others will be closed as scheduled.


(Governor Chris Christie holds press conference on anti-bullying, with Senator Diane Allen, Assemblywoman Valerie Huttle, Garden State Equality Chair and CEO Steven Goldstein and Garden State Equality Vice Chair Luanne Peterpaul) (credit: New Jersey Governor's Office/Tim Larsen)

Governor Christie, Lawmakers Agree To Fix New Jersey’s Anti-Bullying Law

Quick action is expected to tweak New Jersey’s anti-bullying law to address concerns that it creates, in effect, an unfunded mandate on school districts across the Garden State.



New Jersey Tough On Bullying

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Last year’s suicide of Tyler Clementi, whose roommate videotaped him having a sexual encounter with a man, has motivated the Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights Act in New Jersey that went into effect […]