That may have been what got him killed.
That Larry King was killed was a tragedy deserving of the toughest punishment. But this...? If there is any negligence here, the parents must surely share in full measure.
This from Ed Week:
* Backstory: Sydney Morning Herald.
Family of Gay Boy Says Dress Code Led to Killing
Ventura, Calif. - The family of a gay teenager who was fatally shot in class is blaming the school district for allowing their son to wear makeup and feminine clothing to school — factors the family claims led to the death.
The parents and brother of 15-year-old Larry King of Oxnard filed a personal injury claim against the Hueneme school district seeking unspecified damages for not enforcing the dress code...