10 Outrageous School Suspensions

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Kiera Wilmot

African-Americans are suspended more than three times as often as white students and twice as often as Latino students, according to a 2013 study by the University of California-Los Angeles Civil Rights project. Take a look at 10 outrageous school suspensions and arrests of Black students.Natelege Whaley

Kiera Wilmot, 16, was known as a good student at her Florida high school, but her curiosity in creating a small explosive concoction on school grounds left her expelled and facing felony charges in May 2013. The charges were eventually dropped, and Wilmot was later offered a scholarship to a space camp.

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