PITTSBURGH (AP) — The parents of an autistic high school soccer player who was duct-taped to a goal post in a prank earlier this month don’t want charges filed against two students involved if they apologize and do community service, the parents’ lawyer said Monday after he and his clients met with local officials.
Posts Tagged Education issues
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The starting quarterback for Davidson College has been suspended from the team after his arrest following a fight at his on-campus apartment.
Tags: Arrests, Charlotte, College football, College sports, Crime, Education, Education issues, Football, General news, Law and order, North America, North Carolina, Social affairs, Social issues, Sports, United States, Violence, Violent crime
ATLANTA (AP) — In the wake of the suspension of Georgia running back Todd Gurley, state legislators are considering ways to punish people who jeopardize college athletes’ eligibility.
Tags: Athlete compensation, Atlanta, By NICHOLAS FOURIEZOS, College football, College sports, Education, Education issues, Football, General news, Georgia, Government and politics, Legislation, Legislature, North America, School athletics, Social affairs, Social issues, Sports, Sports business, Sports governance, State governments, State legislature, United States
POWELL, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee high school football coach has been suspended amid an investigation into whether he unnecessarily put students at risk of injury.
Tags: Coaching, Education, Education issues, Football, General news, High school football, High school sports, Knoxville, North America, School athletics, Social affairs, Social issues, Sports, Tennessee, United States
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah’s campus gun laws are in the spotlight after a feminist speaker canceled a speech at Utah State University once she learned the school would allow concealed firearms despite an anonymous threat to kill her and others in a mass shooting.
Tags: Arts and entertainment, By LINDSAY WHITEHURST and ALINA HARTOUNIAN, Crime, Education, Education issues, Extortion and threats, General news, Government and politics, Gun politics, Human rights and civil liberties, Legislature, Logan, North America, Political issues, Salt Lake City, Social affairs, Social issues, State governments, State legislature, United States, Utah, Violence, Violent crime