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Easton lacrosse suspensions: Lessons in cowardice
Easton lacrosse suspensions: Lessons in cowardice

Remember John Tyner? He was the young man whose smartphone captured an "enhanced" pat-down at the San Diego Airport — a search immortalized when he warned, "Don't touch my junk." This simple quote captured how many of us felt about the government getting too much into our business. After this episode, I never imagined publicly using the Department of Homeland Security as an example of government common sense. Unfortunately, recent actions by the Talbot Public County Schools — the suspension of two lacrosse players (and arrest of one of them) after they were found with a small knife and a lighter used to repair equipment — have made this...