Free Speech: Police Arrest Child For Writing About Shooting A Dinosaur With A Gun
TO the South Carolina in the US of A, where 16-year-old Alex Stone has been arrested after his cretive writing assignment failed the censors:
“I could understand if they made him re-write it because he did have “gun” in it. But a pet dinosaur?” said Alex’s mother Karen Gray.”I mean first of all, we don’t have dinosaurs anymore. Second of all, he’s not even old enough to buy a gun.”
Investigators say the teacher contacted school officials after seeing the message containing the words “gun” and “take care of business,” and police were then notified on Tuesday.
They searched his locker and school bag. They found no gun. They found no pet dinosaur. But rumour are that in the prequel to his story, Stone made Tyro invisible…