truancy

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Truancy Citation Against Honors Student Dropped

A judge has decided to drop a contempt citation against a 17-year-old Houston-area high school honors student whom he jailed overnight for truancy.

05/30/2012

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Honor Student Supporting Siblings Arrested For Being Too Exhausted For School

A 17-year-old high school honor student who works two jobs and financially supports her two siblings is heading into summer on a sour note after spending a night in jail for being too tired to attend school.

05/25/2012

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