He spent two weeks working on his graduation speech. The principal said no. He did anyway.

North Carolina high school senior Marvin Wright had his diploma withheld by SouthWest Edgecombe High School after he refused to read a graduation speech written by his school’s administrators. The class president eventually received an apology fro
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North Carolina high school senior Marvin Wright had his diploma withheld by SouthWest Edgecombe High School after he refused to read a graduation speech written by his school’s administrators. The class president eventually received an apology fro

A graduation speech fight. A withheld diploma. And lessons learned for student and principal.

June 16, 2017 10:58 AM