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Judge Grants Reprieve To Student Expelled For Refusing To Wear Tracking Device Badge

Posted By admin On November 22, 2012 @ 5:21 am In Featured Stories,Prison Planet,Tile | Comments Disabled

Craig Bannister
CNS News [1]
Nov 22, 2012

Andrea Hernandez won’t have to leave her high school for refusing to wear a badge designed to track her every move there – yet – her attorneys announced today.

A district court judge for Bexar County, Texas, has granted a temporary restraining order to prevent Northside Independent School District from removing a Hernandez from John Jay High School’s Science and Engineering Academy because she refused to wear a name badge [2] designed to use a Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) chip to track students’ precise location on school property, the Hernandez’s attorneys announced today.

“The court’s willingness to grant a temporary restraining order is a good first step, but there is still a long way to go—not just in this case, but dealing with the mindset, in general, that everyone needs to be monitored and controlled,” said John W. Whitehead, president of The Rutherford Institute.

“Regimes in the past have always started with the schools, where they develop a compliant citizenry. These ‘Student Locator’ programs are ultimately aimed at getting students used to living in a total surveillance state where there will be no privacy, and wherever you go and whatever you text or email will be watched by the government,” Whitehead warned.

Full article here [1]


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[1] CNS News: http://cnsnews.com/blog/craig-bannister/judge-grants-reprieve-student-expelled-refusing-wear-tracking-device-badge

[2] refused to wear a name badge: http://www.infowars.com/student-expelled-for-refusing-location-tracking-rfid-badge/

[3] Student Kicked Out Of School For Refusing To Wear RFID Tracking Badge Following Failed Appeal: http://www.prisonplanet.com/student-kicked-out-of-school-for-refusing-to-wear-rfid-tracking-badge-following-failed-appeal.html

[4] Student Expelled for Refusing Location Tracking RFID Badge: http://www.prisonplanet.com/student-expelled-for-refusing-location-tracking-rfid-badge-2.html

[5] Pupil Hernandez, who refused to wear RFID, loses appeal: http://www.prisonplanet.com/pupil-hernandez-who-refused-to-wear-rfid-loses-appeal.html

[6] Court Rules Texas School Can Force Students To Wear ID Around Necks: http://www.prisonplanet.com/court-rules-texas-school-can-force-students-to-wear-id-around-necks.html

[7] Texas Students Revolt Against Mandatory RFID Tracking Chips: http://www.prisonplanet.com/texas-students-revolt-against-mandatory-rfid-tracking-chips.html

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