The lawyer contacted 49 people who said they were subjected to intimidation in Drangedal. Cases last for almost 50 years.
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– The pupils said they were hanged in a basketball basket, pulled their pants and burst them. In one case, there was a teacher who tied the student, but the teacher or school did not follow the episode. There were very many unpleasant episodes where pupils tried to say, the real lawyer of Vibeke Hein Bær Telemarksavisi.
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After the spring mention of the Drangedalsposten, she mentioned numerous cases of mafia in the Telemark municipality, which were reported by many who say they have been subjected to intimidation in the ten-year Drangedal School. So far, this figure has been up to 49 people.
In June, the Drangedalsposten wrote that the case would become the largest Norwegian mafia case.
Lawyer Vibeke Hein Bær for Telemarksavis says that the cases have many similarities and that those who have been bullied are often immigrants from other countries or places. Some have also been intimidated because they have challenges with ADHD or dyslexia.
Cases last for almost 50 years.
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The rapporteur regrets
According to the NRK, more research and inspections over the past nine years have shown that intimidation is still a major problem in the Drangedal and that the municipality has done too little to combat bullying.
– It was the second time that it was not at the center of attention now, and only regret. And that people have ruined their lives due to bad behavior of colleagues of students and employees in the past, it is deeply regrettable, said Mayor Arnt Olav Brødsjø for the NRK in May.
The District Manager of Westfold and Telemark are now preparing a new revision of the 10-year Drangedal School, which is expected to be ready by the end of August.
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