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Friday, 23 April 2004
USA Today reports:
A teacher at a Newton County school has resigned after officials say she admitted she told two students to throw a 14-year-old girl from a classroom window… . two boys later told principal Kenneth Daniels that they threw the girl out the window because they did not want to be written up for disobeying a teacher.
[spotted at MetaFilter]
posted to /news at 1:23pm :: 2 responses

Dave had this to say (04/24/2004 05:22:51):
Well, it's your county, you fix it, Newton.
katya had this to say (04/26/2004 10:04:12):
I've always been intrigued about defenestration since first hearing about the Defenestration of Prague in school. I like that this article mentions that the Czechs joked (or did they?) about tossing their former leaders out of windows after the fall of Communism.

My friend, Brendan, has a website devoted to Jones Soda labels. Anyway, one of the ones he got printed on a bottle showed the Defenestration Building South of Market:

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