A Canadian court has lifted a 12-year-old girl's grounding, overturning her father's punishment for disobeying his orders to stay off the Internet, his lawyer said Wednesday.This just makes you want to scream huh? The dad is appealing the ruling.
The girl had taken her father to Quebec Superior Court after he refused to allow her to go on a school trip for chatting on websites he tried to block, and then posting "inappropriate" pictures of herself online using a friend's computer. [...]
According to court documents, the girl's Internet transgression was just the latest in a string of broken house rules. Even so, Justice Suzanne Tessier found her punishment too severe.
Thursday, June 19, 2008
In Canada they're subjecting your parental decisions to judicial review. Justice Kenburgstevouter must be salivating at the very thought...