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High Schools Give Flip-Flops the Boot

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Senior Carah Depeter wears her soon-to-be-banned athletic sandals in the halls of Nyack High School in Nyack, New York. (Irene Plagianos/ CNS)

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Schools across the country are banning trendy flip-flops, a fashion staple for teen and pre-teen girls. (Irene Plagianos/ CNS)

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Schools across the country are banning trendy flip-flops, a fashion staple for teen and pre-teen girls. (Irene Plagianos/ CNS)

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Schools across the country are banning trendy flip-flops, a fashion staple for teen and pre-teen girls. (Irene Plagianos/ CNS)

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Schools across the country are banning trendy flip-flops, a fashion staple for teen and pre-teen girls. (Irene Plagianos/ CNS)

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Flip-flops are a hot fashion trend, but dozens of schools across the country are banning the footwear because they consider them a danger. Students, of course, beg to differ.


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