Good Samaritan Teen Suspended for Long Hair

Michigan teen J.T. Gaskins was growing his hair to donate it to Locks of Love.
1:26 | 01/30/12

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On -- Wednesday afternoon JT -- should be at school he's not sick her on break he's been kicked out. We just more people -- a cancer survivor gaskins wants to pay tribute to other survivors. Over the holidays he decided to grow -- here hoping to donated to locks of love. But when they got too long medicine academy administrators. Said he was breaking school policy. Female student sitting next to nice firm can grow -- hair he caught it and Johnny hit. Me yet. Nancy my son. Can't do the same without being -- -- school. They kicked JTL for three days -- -- -- -- return pending a decision and the school board. Monday evening the board voted against making an exception to the rule. After five minute decision they simply came back -- -- not. So I don't think I and it means that the answer was. All -- -- absolutely not -- trip there in eight India capitation spurt that -- -- block to block it. Now and that's by minute -- back and all change our policy. William Kinnear says the school board is reconsidering. Their decision and hopes to reach a compromise JT. Meantime senior stands by his decision. And then -- that I can grow my hair out to give back to a cause. That I -- my whole life for.

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