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 Pinellas County

 

 

Good news in the county of Pinellas, Florida since relationships of gay and lesbian couples can be legally recognized.

Day-of-Silence

 

 

Amber Hatcher, a 16-year-old lesbian, student in the state of Florida, wanted to observe the National Day of Silence which took place on April 20 and which is a campaign organized by the Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network’s (GLSEN) for increasing students-and-teachers' awareness of anti-LGBT bullying and harassment in schools

 

The principle is simple: to remain silent during a day to call attention to the silencing effect of bullying.

 

So Amber, wishing to observe this campaign last April within her school, had required the permission of the her school principal Shannon Fusco who immediately threatened her with "ramifications"

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