I Sir stand corrected...
I found the local TV station that was the origin of the story - they have some strange folks in the area
at 7:30 PM EDST, here's the list of MOST VIEWED videos
School withholds valedictorian's diploma for saying "hell"
Mother accused of allowing uncle to impregnate her daughter
GRAPHIC - Elderly man arrested violating pig at school barn
Daughter fights to keep father on sex offender registry
“And I have no doubt that every new example will succeed, as every past one has done, in shewing that religion & Govt will both exist in greater purity, the less they are mixed together.”
~ James Madison, letter to Edward Livingston, July 10, 1822
For a libertarian you certainly have a lot of respect for institutions that you don't agree with, even going so far as to make assumptions about the situation that favor their actions. Curious...
Is nothing sacred anymore?
I imagine I'm going to have to repeat myself again.
If it was a violation of policy, I'd probably write the apology letter and just move on and leave these over sensitive control freaks to their school.