VICTIMS TURN TO THE COURTS.ELEVEN parents of bullied bul·ly 1
n. pl. bul·lies
1. A person who is habitually cruel or overbearing, especially to smaller or weaker people.
2. A hired ruffian; a thug.
3. A pimp.
4. children are launching legal actions against local authorities - claiming that staff failed to protect them.
They have signed up with Glasgow-based lawyer Cameron Fyfe who is set to sue East Dunbartonshire This article is about the East Dunbartonshire council area of Scotland. For other uses, see East Dunbartonshire (disambiguation).
East Dunbartonshire (Siorrachd Dhùn Bhreatainn an Ear in Gaelic) is one of the 32 council areas of Scotland. Council on behalf of Rona Raphael.
Her 15-year-old daughter Nicola - a pupil at Lenzie Academy - overdosed on painkillers after being bullied for her 'Goth' look. Mr Fyfe is also handling claims on behalf of pupils from Milngavie, Paisley Paisley (pāz`lē), town (1991 pop. 84,330), Renfrewshire, W Scotland, on the White Cart Water, a stream. It has a thriving textile industry and is an extremely large producer of thread. and Wishaw.
He could force councils to pay out up to pounds 20,000 to victims of bullying.
Mr Fyfe said: "I'm writing to education departments asking them if they'll settle out of court. If they don't, then a court action will be raised.
"I hope schools will now do something about the bullies. I don't know Don't know (DK, DKed)
"Don't know the trade." A Street expression used whenever one party lacks knowledge of a trade or receives conflicting instructions from the other party. why they haven't expelled or suspended them. Victims are left to suffer - and it should be the other way round."