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Ultra-Orthodox Jewish men gather in Jerusalem on Thursday, June 17, 2010, during a protest against an Israeli Supreme Court ruling forcing the integration of a religious girls school. Jerusalem police said about 100,000 people converged in the city center to support the parents who oppose integration and are to be jailed for two weeks for defying the integration efforts by keeping their daughters from school. (AP Photo / Oded Balilty)

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Ultra-Orthodox Jewish schoolgirls stand on rooftops in Jerusalem on Thursday, June 17, 2010, to watch a mass demonstration against an Israeli Supreme Court ruling forcing the integration of a religious girls school. Jerusalem police said about 100,000 people converged in in the city's center to support the parents who oppose integration and are to be jailed for two weeks for defying the integration efforts by keeping their daughters from school. (AP Photo/Oded Balilty)

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Ultra-Orthodox Jewish men escort parents (center) who oppose the integration of a religious girls school as they make their way to police headquarters in Jerusalem, where they are to be arrested on Thursday, June 17, 2010. Israel's Supreme Court ruled Sunday that the school must be integrated and ordered the dozens of parents, who have defied the integration efforts by keeping their daughters from school, to be jailed for two weeks, a decision that brought mass demonstrations by the ultra-Orthodox community. (AP Photo/Tara Todras-Whitehill)

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Ultra-Orthodox Jewish men in Jerusalem watch, through the windows of a building under construction, a mass demonstration against an Israeli Supreme Court ruling forcing the integration of a religious girls school on Thursday, June 17, 2010. Police said about 100,000 people converged in downtown Jerusalem to support the parents who oppose integration and are to be jailed for two weeks for defying the integration efforts by keeping their daughters from school. (AP Photo/Oded Balilty)

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Jewish girls look out the window of the Beit Yakov School in the Jewish West Bank settlement of Emanuel, near Nablus, on Thursday, June 17, 2010. Ultra-Orthodox Jews have called mass demonstrations Thursday to protest an Israeli Supreme Court ruling forcing the integration of the religious girls school. (AP Photo/Tara Todras-Whitehill)

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New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary president Charles Kelley tells the 28 inmates in the Christian Ministry program that without a hand in the glove, the glove is worthless, and so they are the hand in God's glove of prison ministry, during his May 20, 2009 address at the Mississippi State Penitentiary in Parchman, Miss. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis) Southern Baptist leaders like Kelley believe they need to adopt innovative techniques to reach out to potential members, including minorities.

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Students head back to school Tuesday morning, May 5, 2009, at Rocori Middle School in Cold Spring, Minn., after the school closed last week due to a case of the swine flu. It was the state's only confirmed swine flu case so far. Orono High School will remain closed for another day, as will Emerson Spanish Immersion School in Minneapolis, where suspected cases have been reported. State health officials are backing away from earlier recommendations to shut down schools where suspected cases have been reported. (AP Photo/The St. Cloud Times, Kimm Anderson)

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High school students have been investigated over "sexting" scandals.

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**FILE** In this photo from Jan. 15, 2010, a candlelight vigil is held at South Hadley High School in Massachusetts for freshman Phoebe Prince, 15, who had killed herself the previous day. Nine teens were charged in the "unrelenting" bullying of Prince, originally from Ireland, who killed herself after being raped and enduring months of torment by classmates in person and online. (Associated Press)

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**FILE** In this April 21, 2008, file photo, Professor Stephen Hawking of the University of Cambridge makes remarks at an event marking the 50th anniversary of NASA, at George Washington University in Washington. (Associated Press)

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**FILE** In this photo taken May 8, 2009, anti-abortion protestors led by Alan Keyes cross the path of pro-Obama Notre Dame students in South Bend, Ind. (Associated Press)

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** FILE ** Rhesus monkeys Canto, 27 (left), which is on a restricted diet, and Owen, 29, which is on an unrestricted diet, are pictured at the Wisconsin National Primate Research Center at the University of Wisconsin in Madison, Wis., in 2009. (AP Photo/University of Wisconsin-Madison, Jeff Miller)

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A police car is parked out front of Ballou Senior High School in southeast Washington, DC on the first day of classes on Wednesday, September 1, 2004. ( Angela Kershner / The Washington Times )

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Connecticut Hall, one of the original buildings on Yale University's Old Campus, housed patriot Nathan Hale as an undergraduate. (AP Photo)

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** FILE ** The Susan B. Anthony Middle School is pictured on Thursday, May 14, 2009, in the Queens borough of New York. (AP Photo/David Karp)

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Norma McCorvey (bottom center) is confronted by police Sunday after marching on campus at the University of Notre Dame in South Bend, Ind. At least five anti-abortion activists, including McCorvey, were led away in handcuffs Sunday from campus, where President Barack Obama was also to receive an honorary degree. (Associated Press)

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** FILE ** Monsignor David M. O'Connell, former president of Catholic University of America, speaks last month during the Catholic University of America commencement ceremony. He has been replaced by John Garvey, the former dean of Boston College Law School.

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** FILE ** Eric Harris (left) and Dylan Klebold, carrying a TEC-9 semi-automatic pistol, are seen in a photo made from a security camera image in the cafeteria at Columbine High School in Littleton, Colo., during their shooting rampage on April 20, 1999. (AP Photo/Jefferson County Sheriff's Department)

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University of North Dakota students and nickname supporters rally on April 9, 2010, at Ralph Engelstad Arena in Grand Forks, N.D. The event was held one day after the North Dakota Board of Higher Education directed the university to begin retiring the Fighting Sioux nickname and logo. (Associated Press)

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President Barack Obama points to the crowd before signing the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010 at Northern Virginia Community College in Alexandria Tuesday, March 30, 2010. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)