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Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Fed-Up Mom Returns Pledge of Allegiance Opt-Out Form to Elementary School With a One-Sentence Message | TheBlaze.com

Fed-Up Mom Returns Pledge of Allegiance Opt-Out Form to Elementary School With a One-Sentence Message | TheBlaze.com:

"When an elementary school girl brought home the student code of conduct booklet from Leon County Schools in Tallahassee, Florida, for parents to review last week, one page in particular stuck out to her mom.

It was a Pledge of Allegiance opt-out form parents could fill out and return to the school.

“I understand my rights as a parent and I request that my child, noted above, be excused from reciting the Pledge of Allegiance,” the form read. “This request includes standing and placing his/her right hand over his/her heart.”

The mom filled out the form — in a manner of speaking — and returned it to the school "