(ASSOCIATED PRESS) A Delhi Charter School policy that prevents pregnant female students from attending school and can force them to take a pregnancy test to continue attending school if administrators “suspect” pregnancy has drawn the attention of the American Civil Liberties Union.

The News-Star report the ACLU sent a letter Monday requesting the school revise its policy or the group will consider further legal action.

Delhi Charter School’s policy states the school seeks to maintain an environment where students will learn and exhibit acceptable character traits that govern language, gesture, physical actions and written words.

 

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