By David Mittleman

Parents Outraged Over School’s Confiscation of Student Phones

Parents of children at an Oregon middle school are outraged after finding out that school officials temporarily confiscated their children’s phones in order to delete recordings of a confrontation between a student and teacher. The incident apparently involved a boy who refused to remove his hat, and the recordings showed two teachers circling the student and attempting to escort him from the school gym where the incident took place. One student says that a teacher took her phone from her hand and when she later got her phone back, …read more