Officials at Milton Academy in Massachusetts launched an aggressive investigation last month after receiving copies of Facebook photos sent anonymously that showed students drinking at off-campus parties. But in the end, the school's director acknowledged in a letter to students that officials found it hard to mete out justice fairly based on an anonymous tip culled from a social-networking web site, reports the Boston Globe. The episode, which roiled the school community, highlights the difficulties that boarding schools encounter in policing off-campus behavior, especially in the era of Facebook. When penalizing students, public schools typically distinguish between what happens on...

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