Originally posted on Flyover-Press.com:

Brian Doherty|Dec. 28, 2012 5:51 pm via reason.com

The Comic Book Legal Defense Fund is publicizing an interesting little story out of Galloway Township in New Jersey:

The front entrance of Cedar Creek High School in Galloway Township, N.J.

When a 16-year-old New Jersey boy doodled in his notebook on Tuesday, December 18, he probably didn’t expect to be arrested by the end of the day. However, when school officials saw the sketches, which they state appeared to be of weapons, and the boy“demonstrated behavior that caused them to be concerned,” the police were called.

A subsequent search of the boy’s home led to his arrest because they found several electronic parts and chemicals. He was charged with the possession of an explosive device and put in juvenile detention.

The details on what was precisely in the drawings are sketchy, as are the details on the behavior that caused concern. The school claims the drawings were of…

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