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Girl suspended after making anti-bullying video for school

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By Eric Lorenz By Eric Lorenz

(KMOV.com) --  A 15-year-old girl in long island, New York is suspended from school for producing a video against bullying for a class project. The reason one parent called police because of this line in the video.

“And this is when Hailey committed suicide”

 Jessica Barba created a fictional 12-year-old character named Hailey who was taunted and bullied at school. Jessica posted the video on Facebook and YouTube. When one parent complained, school officials suspended her. The school says the incident is unfortunate because it created a disruption at school. There is a disruption now from students protesting Jessica’s suspension. There will be a hearing to consider how long she will be out of school.

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