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BRIEF: Lancaster marching band's instrumentals banned because of lyrics

July 22, 2014

The York Dispatch, Pa.



July 22--A Lancaster County school board has upheld its administration's decision to ban the marching band from performing two songs because of their lyrics.

Lancaster Online reports the Elanco school board's 6-3 decision was made despite the fact the songs -- by Bruno Mars and Fall Out Boy -- are performed as instrumentals.

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