Student suspended for bringing pencil to school

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VERNON TOWNSHIP, NJ – In Vernon Township a middle school student has been suspended for bringing a pencil to school.  Teachers thought the boy was playing with a gun when he wrapped a rubber band around his pencil, and they wasted no time kicking him out.

The school even ordered him to go see a therapist, who reported he is fine.

His parents claim the suspension is unfair.

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