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By Brian Washington/Photo by Steven DePaloIt sounds ridiculous, but imagine students being sent to jail simply because they wore the wrong colored socks to school. It’s happening in places like Meridian, Mississippi, where students, many of them African-American and as young as 10-years-old, are being arrested by police officers for minor school infractions and placed in juvenile jails and detention centers.

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