The Honolulu Advertiser reports that the Hawaii Board of Education is forming an ad-hoc committee on school safety in the wake of violence involving high schools in the last month. One of the issues under scrutiny is "cyber bullying" on youth-oriented web sites. Postings on, especially a video of a fight between students from Farrington and Campbell high schools, helped escalate a fracas between students of the two schools. Darwin Ching, chairman of the new committee also said that the new group will investigate how schools should respond and react to student postings on web sites,...

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