Gun, immigration, marijuana not being discussed

WASHINGTON – The coronavirus pandemic is at the top of mind for many voters, and it has been one of the main topics at both the first presidential debate and the only vice presidential debate this year.

But a slew of key issues have been left out of the conversation as absentee voting, COVID-19, health care and the pending Supreme Court faceoff have dominated the news.

Here are some topics that haven’t been brought up or really discussed at the debates thus far:

Immigration and border policies

Trump’s hard-line immigration policies have been controversial throughout his presidency.

Throughout his tenure, Trump’s administration: used a family separation policy along the U.S.-Mexico border, which has since been halted but continues in isolated cases; faced criticisms over conditions for migrants at the border; enacted a travel ban for mostly Muslim-majority countries; and most recently slashed the number of refugees allowed to resettle in

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4th grader suspended for having a BB gun in his bedroom during virtual learning | Us World News

(CNN) — A 9-year-old Louisiana student was suspended after a teacher reported seeing a gun in the boy’s bedroom during a virtual class.

The attorney representing the child’s family said it was a BB gun and the school went too far — applying its on-campus weapons policy without considering the privacy of the child and his family.

Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry announced Friday his office is investigating.

“I am alarmed by what appears to not only be multiple violations of both the State and Federal Constitutions, but also blatant government overreach by the school system,” Landry said in a statement.

“For anyone to conclude that a student’s home is now school property because of connectivity through video conferencing is absurd … It is ludicrous for this All-American kid to be punished for taking responsible actions just as it is for his parents to be accused of neglect,” Landry added.

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Fourth grader suspended for having a BB gun in his bedroom during virtual learning

A 9-year-old Louisiana student was suspended after a teacher reported seeing a gun in the boy’s bedroom during a virtual class.The attorney representing the child’s family said it was a BB gun and the school went too far — applying its on-campus weapons policy without considering the privacy of the child and his family.Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry announced Friday his office is investigating.”I am alarmed by what appears to not only be multiple violations of both the State and Federal Constitutions, but also blatant government overreach by the school system,” Landry said in a statement.”For anyone to conclude that a student’s home is now school property because of connectivity through video conferencing is absurd … It is ludicrous for this All-American kid to be punished for taking responsible actions just as it is for his parents to be accused of neglect,” Landry added.How the incident happenedKa Mauri Harrison, a … Read More

Louisiana 4th grader suspended for having a BB gun in his bedroom during virtual learning

A 9-year-old Louisiana student was suspended after a teacher reported seeing a gun in the boy’s bedroom during a virtual class.



a man holding a laptop: Ka Mauri Harrison, 9, pictured in his Louisiana home participating in virtual learning.


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Ka Mauri Harrison, 9, pictured in his Louisiana home participating in virtual learning.

The attorney representing the child’s family said it was a BB gun and the school went too far — applying its on-campus weapons policy without considering the privacy of the child and his family.

Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry announced Friday his office is investigating.

“I am alarmed by what appears to not only be multiple violations of both the State and Federal Constitutions, but also blatant government overreach by the school system,” Landry said in a statement.

“For anyone to conclude that a student’s home is now school property because of connectivity through video conferencing is absurd … It is ludicrous for this All-American kid to be punished for taking responsible

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Louisiana 9-year-old suspended for having BB gun in room during class

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A photo of Ka Mauri Harrison. (Photo: Chelsea Cusimano)

The attorney general for Louisiana launched an investigation Friday into a public elementary school for suspending a Black fourth-grader after his teacher noticed a BB gun in his room during an online class. 

“I am alarmed by what appears to not only be multiple violations of both the state and federal Constitutions, but also blatant government overreach by the school system,” Attorney General Jeff Landry said in a statement. “For anyone to conclude that a student’s home is now school property because of connectivity through video conferencing is absurd.”

The Jefferson Parish Public school system said Ka Mauri Harrison brandished the BB gun during the virtual class on Sept. 11 and was suspended because he violated an in-class instruction policy.

But Ka Mauri’s family said the school district violated their privacy and didn’t give the child due process. Ka Mauri

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Special Education teacher robbed at gun point

“I’m just asking for people if you’re having a hard time, seek help, don’t steal from other people, go to work,” Guillen said.

NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana — New Orleans Police are investigating a series of carjacking’s across the city.  

Marlyn Guillen is still shaking from the violence she endured when someone stole her car at gunpoint Monday night. 

“I was so frantic, I thought I was going to die,” Guillen said. “I really thought I was going to die.”

The carjacking happened in the parking lot of the Family Dollar on the I-10 Service Road in New Orleans east.  

Guillen said she was loading her vehicle when two men approached her and one of the men pulled out handgun. 

“I’ve never had a gunman or anybody point a gun at me like that,” Guillen said. “It was just really scary. I was terrified.” 

Guillen said she tossed the carjackers her

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