29 Feb '12, 4am

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was unhappy his school had banned portable phone chargers, and even threatened to conduct spot checks on students' bags. The STOMPer explained the situation: "My school has banned portable chargers, and threatened students with confiscating them "According to the school handbook, all electronic devices must be kept in bags. "I find this rule to be reasonable, however when I was in school today, they actually announced that all portable chargers are to be banned as well. "They even threatened students that they will conduct a spot check and will confiscate them even when it is charging in the bag. "The disciplinary master even concluded that it is illegal to tap on the school's power supply, which then created confusion because portable chargers are pre-charged elsewhere. "This incident has created much displeasure in Guangyang Secondary School, is this part of the rules?"

Full article: http://singaporeseen.stomp.com.sg/stomp/sgseen/what_bugs_...

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