What NC's Bathroom Law Has To Do With Pepper Spray In Schools
A North Carolina school board is rethinking its decision to allow pepper spray in high schools.By Ben Lawson | May 11, 2016
A North Carolina school board has voted to allow high school students to carry pepper spray on campus. But now it seems the board is rethinking that decision after backlash from the community.
One board member at first cited the state's controversial bathroom law as the reason he voted in favor of allowing pepper spray on campus.
The law, which forces people to use public restrooms that correspond to the sex they were assigned at birth, is currently facing legal challenges from the federal government and advocacy groups.