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House Committee Advances Bill That Would Teachers Immunity When Breaking Up Fights

By Piper Naudin/LSU Manship School News Service BATON ROUGE–Increasing violence in schools has prompted lawmakers to propose the “Protect Teachers Act,” a bill that would grant protection from criminal liability to teachers who try to break up student-on-student violence. “Instead of watching two kids kill each other, this allows teachers to stop that from happening,” […]