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Md. community debates penalty for students who came to prom drunk

After the principal at Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School tried to impose a tough punishment on students caught drunk at a school event, the head of the school district has reversed it, igniting conflict among parents. One of those parents says she’s urging continued support for Principal Dr. Donna Redmond Jones after her decision to bar six students from graduation ceremonies was overruled.

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