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Schools can't withhold diplomas because of unpaid lunch debt, Minnesota AG says

 

Glen Stubbe – Star Tribune

A cafeteria worker made burritos at Owatonna High School cafeteria. Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison issued a binding opinion that schools cannot withhold a student's diploma over unpaid lunch debt.

The state attorney general on Wednesday issued a binding opinion that schools cannot withhold a student's diploma over unpaid lunch debt.

The opinion, regarded as law unless a court or the Legislature says otherwise, says existing statutes already prohibit withholding a diploma for nonpayment of fees or demeaning a child over unpaid lunch debt.

http://www.startribune.com/schools-can-t-withhold-diplomas-because-of-unpaid-lunch-debt-minnesota-ag-says/509980132/


 

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