- Diane Tran, 17, thrown in jail for one night because of repeated absences from school
- Honours student has been working two jobs to keep family afloat since parents’ divorce
- Has been taking advanced placement and college courses in addition to jobs and missed school due to exhaustion
- Spent the night in jail for truancy
Petition for the decision to be overturned here
Saw this on the news last night. She was also fined $100, despite the fact that she’s clearly already struggling.
minor sentenced to jail…for missing school??? this has to be a joke!?