OKLAHOMA (CBSDFW.COM) – A new anti-bullying proposal in Oklahoma would fine students $50 for breaking its rules.READ MORE: Rowlett Restaurant Owner Explains No-Mask Policy After Asking Family To Leave
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Bullies would also have to seek counseling or do community service.
Advocates said the idea behind the new proposal is to keep parents involved and their kids in class.MORE NEWS: Police: Dallas Officer Arrested, Charged With Driving While Intoxicated
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