Can a school legally confiscate my unicycle for riding it anywhere on the property, even outside?

They say “I am a liability”.

Asked on August 13, 2013 under Personal Injury, Iowa


S.L,. Member, California Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 7 years ago | Contributor

A school can establish its own rules regarding student safety.  The school can confiscate your unicycle because if you are injured riding your unicycle on the school grounds or injure someone else on the school grounds with your unicycle, the school and school district will be liable and will be sued for your injuries or another individual's injuries caused by your unicycle.

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