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Complaint Dropped

By Ann Bradley — January 25, 2005 1 min read

Brad E. Mathewson, 16, the Missouri high school student who sued his school district after he was disciplined for wearing gay-pride T-shirts, has withdrawn his lawsuit. It essentially became moot after he withdrew in December from Webb City High School in southwestern Missouri. (“T-Shirts on Gay Issues Spur Lawsuits,” Jan. 5, 2005.)

A version of this article appeared in the January 26, 2005 edition of Education Week