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Alabama teen sent home from school over dyed-red hair

Sunday, August 17, 2014 - 00:27

An Alabama teenager with dyed-red hair was sent home from school by her principal over concerns that her hair was too bright and distracting, her mother said. Linda So reports.

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This Alabama high school is at the center of a controversy... all because of a student's hair color. The parents of 15-year-old Hayleigh Black say their daughter was sent home from school by the principal because of her dyed-red hair. School officials at Muscle Shoals High apparently said her hair was too bright and distracting. The girl's family has hired a lawyer and is asking that her absence be erased from the record and that her red hair be allowed.

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Alabama teen sent home from school over dyed-red hair

Sunday, August 17, 2014 - 00:27