Cheerleader With Down Syndrome Sidelined for Safety

Texas school says it is working on guidelines to keep Brittany Davila, 16, cheering safely.
0:44 | 09/26/13

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One heart -- cheerleader in a Texas town is told she can't be part of the squad anymore and now her mother is fighting back. Freshman cheerleader Brittany Davila has never let Down syndrome get in the way of her enjoying life and cheering on her team but suddenly. School officials at deer park high school say she can't be on the sidelines anymore with -- squad. Because it's a liability. Her mom doesn't buy that but in the meantime she says she's disappointed. -- -- Can't understand what -- owners can't do it. -- -- -- -- -- -- School officials say they're working on guidelines to keep Britney cheering safely the sixteen year old says she hopes she can cheer at the next home game. Next week.

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