December 13, 2015 by socialaction2014
Two Tennessee teens were taken out of school by police and put in jail for two days. They were charged with indecent exposure because they were sagging their pants. Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian (The Point) hosts of The Young Turks discuss.
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Read more here: http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles…
“Two high-schoolers were sent to the clink for ‘indecent exposure’ over saggy pants—and other students are crying foul.
Two Tennessee high-schoolers were thrown in jail for wearing saggy pants to school, according to local reports.
Antonio Ammons, an 18-year-old student at Bolivar Central High, spent 48 hours behind bars after a school resource officer charged him with indecent exposure for the drooping denim, WMC Action News 5 reported.
Four students at the school—about 70 miles east of Memphis—were charged with indecent exposure over saggy pants. Only two, including Ammons and another 18-year-old, served jail time, according to sheriff’s department records.”