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Southwest Idaho school board votes for dress code
BOISE, Idaho (AP) _ The Caldwell School Board in southwest Idaho
has voted to approve a dress code for students in the district.
The code prohibits low-riding pants and shirts, spaghetti-strap
tank tops and other sexually suggestive attire.
The code is also intended to cut down on such things as colored
shoelaces, which school officials say is a subtle sign of gang
The school board approved the code in a unanimous vote
It goes into effect immediately but officials are allowing an
adjustment period before enforcement begins.
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