VICTORY: Florida Teen Won't Face Charges

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Florida honor student Kiera Wilmot faced not only expulsion, but also criminal charges, when she was accused of conducting an unauthorized science experiment on her high school campus. The resulting social media outcry included several MoveOn Petitions demanding that prosecutors drop the charges against her. The petitions gathered nearly 2,500 signatures, and on May 15, Polk County State Attorney Jerry Hill announced that the state was dismissing the charges and Wilmot could return to school.

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