School board splits on Bunny Suicides book ban
The Daily Astorian (Astoria)
The book of bunny suicides by Andy Riley
Halsey, Oregon; Brownsville, Oregon
Central Linn School Board
The first vote was split 3-3, the second motion (to allow the book to be checked out with parental permission) failed 4-2. The decision is scheduled to be review in January.
Committees are split over the issue of the inclusion of Andy Riley's "Bunny Suicides;" school board members are torn between advocating students' rights to read and allowing insensitive or potentially triggering material in school libraries.
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