"When teachers started enforcing the new policy last month all hallways and classrooms in the 860-student school became hug-free zones. When our cameras rolling during passing period today there was no hugging to be seen."
So why this new intrusion into the lives of children?
"The principal says the rampant hugging is creating bottle necks in the hallway and making kids late for class. Furthermore she says although hugs are supposed to be handshakes from the heart some times they don't seem so innocent."photo credit