Bullying Can Lead to Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
Bullying does not have to result in suicide for it to have serious, long-term effects. A recent study published in the Journal of Adolescent Psychology discovered that nearly 33 percent of all bullying victims suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder.
Snyder Signs Bully Bill
Michigan became the 48th state to require schools to develop and enforce policies to protect students from harassment, intimidation and physical violence under anti-bullying legislation signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on Tuesday.
The governor called on lawmakers to pass the legislation as part of the …
Governor Snyder to Sign Anti-Bullying Legislation
Governor Rick Snyder is expected to sign legislation today that will require schools to develop anti-bullying policies.
The long awaited legislation was passed by the House a month ago and by the Senate on November 30th.
The Governor is expected to sign the House version of the bill which does not inc…
State House Approves New Anti-Bullying Legislation
House bill 4163, which creates an anti-bullying law for Michigan schools, was approved by the House yesterday with strong bipartisan support on a vote of 88-18.
Speaker of the House Jase Bolger said the work accomplished in the past week by people on all points of the political spectrum is what made …