• Kyodo


Prefectures have no set rules for expelled public high school students to appeal their schools’ decisions, a survey of education boards in all 47 prefectures showed Thursday.

In addition, only Hiroshima Prefecture has set explicit rules on expelling students, and most have left the decision up to school principals, according to the survey conducted by Kyodo News.

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