Posts Tagged ‘• in 2010, there was a high occurrence of suicides related to the bullying of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender (glbt) preteens and young adults. what was the response to these events? do you ’

Sunday, March 11th, 2012 at 1:59pm

Anti-bullying law fix to get hearing

Posted by jc13 in Bullying in the News

<!–Saxotech Paragraph Count: 9–> TRENTON — A remedy for the anti-bullying law derailed by the state Council on Local Mandates is scheduled to get its first legislative hearing on Monday. The law, which the council in January ruled contained unfunded mandates and needed to be fixed, was passed by the Legislature and signed by Gov. […]

Saturday, March 10th, 2012 at 1:59pm

Teen petitions group over Bully R-rating

Posted by jc13 in Bullying in the News

A teenager once victimized by schoolmates petitioned a Hollywood studio group this week seeking a rating change for a new documentary film about bullying that would allow young audiences to see it without parental approval. Katy Butler, 17, of Ann Arbor, Michigan, made the trek to the offices of the Motion Picture Association of America […]