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My daughter is in year 4 at school and has been experiencing

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Hi my daughter is in...
Hi my daughter is in year 4 at school and has been experiencing bullying by teachers and students from being called a disappointment to a slut whore c**t and also being physically bullied and I'm not sure what my daughters rights are
JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.
Customer: nsw
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: yes I have reported to the school and the school principal has said they cant do anything about it because it was outside of school hours but the principal has called her a disappointment and the vice principal has told her to get over it (being called slut etc)
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: that's all thank you
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Your daughter has lots of rights to be protected.

Have you sent a formal written complaint to the school yet ?

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