t byfield on Wed, 12 May 1999 19:04:16 +0200 (CEST)

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<nettime> (FWD) Bostonians try to illegalize pillar of punkdom!

     [no better way to 'let a thousand columbines bloom...']

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To: 0xdeadbeef@substance.blackdown.org
Subject: ...only to control what "children" think and do!
Date: Wed, 12 May 1999 09:12:13 -0400
From: glen mccready <glen@qnx.com>

Forwarded-by: Nev Dull <nev@bostic.com>
Forwarded-by: Joe Ilacqua <spike@indra.com>


Bill filed to ban sale of "exotic hair coloring" to minors 

By Associated Press, 05/11/99 

BOSTON -- Teenagers looking to make a statement with an unusual hair color
may want to call their state legislators.

A bill filed on Beacon Hill would outlaw the sale of "exotic hair
coloring" to minors. Businesses who sell dye kits to minors would be
subject to fines of $100 to $300.

State Rep. Thomas Kennedy of Brockton said he filed the bill on behalf of
a constituent whose daughter bought a kit and dyed her hair a
purple-orange color.

Kennedy told the Middlesex News that he's not trying to restrict youthful
expression, only prevent children from making bad choices in their

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