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Judge says Texas school district can punish Black student for length of his hairstyle

After a short trial, a Texas judge ruled that Barbers Hill school officials are not violating a new state law prohibiting hair discrimination.

Darryl George with members of his family. Barbers Hill school district has punished George for his hair.

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