It is a couple of 17-year-old idiots who chose to knowingly breach a crystal clear code of conduct, I am sure they are at heart good young men, but their parents need to let them absorb the consequences.
A real headmaster. With cojones.
criticising their parents' action in taking the school to court as "inexcusable, infantile and reprehensible"
Meanwhile the fathers are made to look like the right tossers they've proven themselves to be.