Shock Therapy

Judge Rotenberg Center in Canton.

Settlement Reached In Lawsuit Against School That Shocked Student

A Brooklyn family sued the Judge Rotenberg Center for malpractice, for using shock therapy on their son.


Judge Rotenberg Center in Canton.

Mother’s Knowledge Of Son’s Shock Therapy Treatments At Issue In Lawsuit

Attorneys for a special needs school in Canton began cross-examination Thursday of an expert witness in a lawsuit over shock therapy treatments.


Judge Rotenberg Center in Canton.

Mother Sues Judge Rotenberg Center Over “Torture” Of Disabled Son

The public is getting its first look at the shock therapy that goes on at the Judge Rotenberg Center. The mother of a disabled man is suing the treatment center over what she calls “torture.”


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School Questions Governor’s Plan To Ban Shock Therapy

The lawyer for a special needs school that uses controversial skin shock therapy says a plan by Gov. Deval Patrick’s administration to ban the practice for future students would violate a longstanding court order.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–07/09/2011