Category: Katharine Silbaugh

Anti-bullying law could accidently ‘out’ LGBT kids, Utah advocates say

October 28th, 2013 in 2013, Katharine Silbaugh, Newsmakers, School of Law 0 comments

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Katharine Silbaugh, School of Law

Christine D’Arco remembers high school as a place where she passed groups of people whispering about her, softball teammates wouldn’t let her change clothes alongside them in the locker room and everywhere kids said she was a lesbian…

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“There also have been advances in the research that suggest that bullying has more long-standing and subtle impacts than was previously understood.”

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No going back for those working at home

February 27th, 2013 in 2013, Boston Globe, Katharine Silbaugh, Newsmakers, School of Law 0 comments

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Katharine Silbaugh, School of Law

It was the interoffice memo that shook home offices around the world…

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“I just can’t believe she means for people to put down their BlackBerrys or whatever they use when they leave the office. She should be made to live with the proclamation . . . so that once we are home, we can’t possibly be expected to answer e-mails, read reports, [or] prepare for meetings.”

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Anti-bullying laws: A mom dares to critique the social trend

September 25th, 2012 in 2012, Christian Science Monitor, Katharine Silbaugh, Newsmakers, School of Law 0 comments

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Katharine Silbaugh, School of Law

With the start of the school year upon us, we have been extra interested in that hot national topic of bullying…

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