Discussions on how to address bullying issues in schools have been going on at the state Capitol for a few legislative sessions now.
Gov. Tim Pawlenty vetoed an anti-bullying bill in 2009, saying that the current law on the books was adequate.
Since then, at least a dozen youth in the state – one is too many—have committed suicide as a result of bullying. The most recent in the news was the tragic suicide of a young teen in southern Minnesota who took her life after…