Only in America....or Britain, or a number of other places.
Deaf Three-Year-Old Not Allowed to Sign His Name Because It Violates Preschool’s Weapons Policy
A deaf preschooler in Grand Island, Nebraska, has been prohibited from signing his own name because school administrators believe the gesture he uses looks too much like a gun.
7 August, 2012
"He's deaf, and his name sign, they say, is a violation of their weapons policy," Hunter Spanjer's father Brian told Channel 10/11.