California Anti-Bullying Law Being Ignored in Long Beach

Long Beach Press Telegram
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August 29, 2012

The legislation known as "Seth's Law" requires districts to update their anti-harassment and anti-bullying policies and include actual or perceived sexual orientation and gender identity and expression, as well as race, ethnicity, nationality, gender, disability and religion. But an investigation by the Long Beach Press Telegram revealed that none of the six Long Beach area school districts complied with the bill's July 1 deadline, and only one, Long Beach Unified School District, has since met the requirements. Here is part one of the story, and here is part two.