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Date State Title Author
12/4/2007
TN
Loudon principal investigated in alleged paddling of 11-year-old
SUMMARY:
The child's grandmother said she took the boy to a Loudon pediatrician who made a medical report and took pictures of the child's bruises.
Knoxville News-Sentinel
9/25/2009
MS
School district sued over paddling
SUMMARY:
The guardian of a 6-year-old kindergartner is suing the Leflore County School District for $500,000 for repeatedly spanking a girl.
Greenwood Commonwealth, Greenwood, Miss.
6/26/2009
TX

Allen teacher faces child abuse charge
SUMMARY:
TEXAS - A Lowery Freshman Center teacher was indicted on child abuse charges for allegedly burning, choking and punching a mentally challenged teenager in 2008...

Star Community Newspapers
4/19/2009
FL
109 Years of Child Abuse at the Florida School for Boys
SUMMARY:
Numerous investigations by Judges, Senators, Governor Kirk, constant reports of beatings and brutality, it was no secret, yet nothing was done...
The Saint Petersburg Times
4/14/2009
CA
Sex offenders play on a child's need for affection
SUMMARY:
The four year old with an unexplained case of a sexually transmitted disease...
The Reporter
4/14/2009
TN
Poor practice persists
SUMMARY:
Anti-spanking activist Paula Flowe has been picketing Memphis Academy of Health...
Memphis Commercial Appeal
4/3/2009
TX
Texas Education Agency to investigate paddling incident
SUMMARY:
The Texas Education Agency will investigate the severe beating of a Lincoln High School student by a coach...
Dallas Morning News
5/19/2009
TX
Abuse in Schools Widespread, Report Finds Exclusive: GAO Says Misuse Of Restraints, Seclusion, Other Tactics Has Even Proven Fatal
SUMMARY:
A new federal study, released exclusively to CBS News, reveals hundreds of cases of abuse of students at the hands of school officials -- and even deaths. The report, done by the Government Accountability Office, finds incidents of abuse of restraints and seclusion, among other forms of mistreatment, in public and private schools alike, all across the country
CBS
Nancy Cordes
3/17/2009
TN
Child Bruised From Teacher's Paddling
SUMMARY:
Teacher in Macon County has been suspended for a week after she paddled a girl so hard it left bruises...
WSMV News
12/3/2007
TX
Caddo Mills dad complains on teen's paddling
SUMMARY:
The TEA complaint alleges that Mr. McKamy repeatedly harassed Jay Walden before finally paddling him Nov. 7. The spanking left Jay's buttocks bruised and covered in welts.
The Dallas Morning News
1/12/2005
TX
Student sues charter school over paddling-related injuries
Summary:

Wilkinson summoned Serafin to the principal's office on June 18, restrained her with the help of two employees, and struck her repeatedly on her bottom, hip and leg.
Express-News
2/13/2009
GA
Investigation into School Spanking at Potter Street Elementary School.
SUMMARY:
The mother of a 9 year old student has filed complaints regarding her child's severe bruising after three spankings received during one day at school.
Bainbridge News, GA
11/05/2009
MS
3 On Your Side: Corporal punishment
SUMMARY:
JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - Earlier this year, an 11-year-old student in Greenwood, Mississippi sued the LeFlore County School District after suffering deep bruising, and possible kidney damage, from a severe paddling at school.
WLBT News, MS
Cheryl Lasseter
11/07/2009
SC
S.C. teacher's aide accused of mistreating special needs students.
SUMMARY:
A teacher at A.C. Corcoran Elementary School saw the suspect holding a crying, 4-year-old autistic student by his bare feet. The teacher struck the bottom of his feet at least five times with a plastic ruler.
The Herald, SC
Andy Paras
11/09/2009
TN
Child porn found on Henry Co. teacher's computer
SUMMARY:
A teacher in Henry County is behind bars after police said they found hundreds of pornographic images involving children on both his personal and school computers.
WKRN.com
11/13/2009
WHP
Boy battered in school with a softball bat
SUMMARY:
A TEACHER is facing manslaughter charges after he allegedly used a softball bat to bash a student, resulting in his death.
The National.com
11/14/2009
TX
Woman says boy bruised by paddle
SUMMARY:
A San Augustine woman said she is concerned about the paddling of her 7-year-old son at his elementary school that left him with bruises on his buttocks and tailbone so severe she had to take him to the local emergency room.
The Daily Sentinel
11/21/2009
GA
Parent says school took paddling too far
SUMMARY:
In the State of Georgia, paddling students is legal, but the implementation of a spanking policy is left up to each school district. But one Baxley parent says her son’s school took it too far.
Maureen Downey
WTOC
12/03/2009
AL
Birmingham Student Beaten In Class
SUMMARY:
A Birmingham child was allegedly beaten for giving the wrong answers on a test. Sarah Blackmon says the teacher used a belt on her son after he missed six questions. The beating reportedly broke the skin.
Yenu Wodajo
ABC 33/40
12/14/2009
GA
HCHS substitute charged in paddling case
SUMMARY:
A substitute teacher at Henry County High School was arrested Friday after allegedly striking three students at the school with a paddle for no disciplinary reason.
Dave Phillips
Paris Post
02/08/2010
NM

Mom upset with corporal punishment at son's New Mexico school
SUMMARY:
Paddling students is still permitted at many New Mexico schools, and one mother who gave permission for her misbehaving son to be swatted is now furious, claiming it was too excessive.

KOB
02/08/2010
TX
Local school principal, Christopher Borland, arrested for injuring child
SUMMARY:
The Bellmead Police Department arrested La Vega Elementary School Principal Christopher Borland Monday. He is charged with injury to a child, a third degree felony.
KXXV-TV News Channel 25
03/23/2010
IL
Corporal Punishment Crackdown In Chicago Schools
SUMMARY:
10-year-old victim Donald Shearrill, says a security guard at Charles Kozminski Elementary Community Academy hit him with a belt.
CBS Chicago
Dave Savini
05/10/2010
TX
Teacher Fired Over Student Beating Video
SUMMARY:
A charter school has fired one of its teachers -- accused of beating up a student on video.
Fox News (Texas)
DAMALI KEITH

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