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Young girls punished for actually "playing outside"

 

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Parents in Newcastle, England are outraged after their young teenage daughters were harassed by police for actually playing outdoors in a wooded area near their home. The land is public and home to walkers, runners and folks who just want to enjoy a little fresh air. The girls were told by police their behavior was considered anti-social and they needed to go home. Really?  They built a "stick fort" (shown above) and were doing what kids used to do before video games, cell phones, facebook, twitter and instagram. Check out the full story...

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2609197/Parents-fury-young-girls-built-den-holidays-threatened-Asbo-police.html?ITO=1490&ns_mchannel=rss&ns_campaign=1490

 

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