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Boy told he's not allowed to wear heels at NFHS

by TSchmitt
Fri, Dec 23rd 2011 09:42 am

Wearing high heels to high school might seem acceptable, but a Niagara Falls student insists unfair treatment on the issue.

That student, a 17-year-old boy named Tyreese Maye, says he was told he wasn't allowed to wear the heels on campus.

Maye says some girls have worn similiar red stiletto heels at the school, but he was told the shoes were a distraction.

Later, he was told the shoes were a safety hazard. The openly gay high school junior passed a petition around the school and has a few hundred signatures.

He'll present that petition to the school board in January ...



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