At high school: Is this legal to pay a fine to get a cell phone back?
This is a discussion on At high school: Is this legal to pay a fine to get a cell phone back? within the Arrests, Searches, Seizures forum, part of the CRIMINAL LAW, ARRESTS, TRAFFIC TICKETS category; Hi, Can a high school take a cell phone from student and not give it back for two days? Also ...
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|Jan 20th, 2011, 01:13 PM||#1|
Can a high school take a cell phone from student and not give it back for two days?
Also if you want it back that afternoon you have to pay 10$ fine. Is this legal?
|Jan 20th, 2011, 02:46 PM||#2|
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re: At high school: Is this legal to pay a fine to get a cell phone back?
I wish to inform you that school administration has a right to make rules in school. In this regard a school can make rules regarding fine or keeping mobile. However it is necessary that school must have a rule before child is caught with cell phone. If there does not exist rule then child cannot be fined or cell phone confiscated.
|Jan 25th, 2011, 08:36 PM||#3|
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Re: cellphone seizure: can a high school take a cell phone from students?
Is there a provision in the student handbook about cell phone useage?
Teachers and school officials, and I am assuming this is a public school, are still constrained by the 4th AM, but not as much as police.
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