Superintendent vows to suspend students who walkout to protest guns

A school superintendent near Houston said he would penalize anyone who protests.
1:29 | 02/22/18

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Transcript for Superintendent vows to suspend students who walkout to protest guns
What she thought was going to be a peaceful healing experience. Mile -- principle to get permission quickly turned into a battle over free speech on this high school FaceBook page he came on the intercom later in the day. He said. If you walk out keep walking eagle high school junior Matty lamb writes that she is and other friends wanted to to seek a peaceful walk out during lunch. She said it was the last seventeen minutes to honor the seventeen victims of the Marjorie Stoneman Douglas high school mass shooting in Florida. These seventeen people deserve this like they do their. A big walk out a moment of silence for them they deserve you know they didn't deserve to die. Superintendent Chris roads posted this letter threatening three days of suspension for anyone who participated. The walk out is a national movement following the Florida shooting with one scheduled for march 14 and its second. On the anniversary of the Columbine shooting on April 20. Both groups behind these walkouts called for gun law reforms we ask districts across the area as students were beyond the stage a peaceful walk out. Need bill along with spring and clear creek school districts said they would not tolerate a walkout and students there could face consequences. Used to nice. I think that it is students peacefully want to make their feelings known. I think that's what we're that's for educating students to be able to do express themselves in a peaceful way. Clay Wright tells thirteen Eyewitness News or we'll continue to pursue other ways. To use her freedom of speech.

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