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12-year-old Texas boy publicly punished after being kicked out of school

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A Texas boy is punished publicly for his filthy mouth.

The 12-year-old was recently out in public holding a sign that says "I was suspended from school for cussing out my teacher."

Rachel Macha is a close friend of the boy's mother and she made the sign.

"You try the different tactics like grounding and taking things away," she said. "This was something different. If you can stand up and talk like a man, you need to take your punishment like a man."

Macha and the boy's mother say previous attempts to discipline the boy did not work.

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