A Winnipeg high school freaked out after a Grade 12 student wore this hat to school. Administrators said the bandana pattern made it gang paraphernalia.
But then things got even weirder. After CBC's report aired, the school arranged for Cadan to speak to someone trained in helping young people get out of gangs.
"My son thinks all of this is absolutely ridiculous because he should be allowed to wear what he wants," Walterson said.
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