School Forces 7-Year-Old To Shave Off His Military-Style Haircut

(FOX 11) Adam Stinnett looks up to his older stepbrother – a soldier in the U.S. Army. So when it came time to get a haircut, the 7-year-old told his mother he wanted a basic military-style cut.

And that's exactly what he got – high and tight – just like his stepbrother.

He got his haircut on March 8. The next day, his mother got a letter from the principal of Bobby Ray Memorial Elementary School in McMinnville, Tennessee. It seems they were not all that thrilled with the second grader's new hairdo.

The principal told Amy Stinnett that her son's haircut was distracting – and needed to be fixed.

"We were told that we had to either cut his hair or he could not return to school," she said.

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