Pediatricians Strengthen Stance Against Spanking ChildrenA Boston doctor authored the policy, which states parents should never hit or verbally shame their children.
New Study Warns Of The Dangers Of Spanking ChildrenThere’s new research that shows spanking children won’t get them to behave and only leads to more serious problems down the road.
Spanking Enough For DCF To Deny Aspiring Foster Parents, SJC RulesThe highest court in Massachusetts has ruled that the state child welfare agency acted legally when it denied a couple's application to become foster parents because they spanked their children.
Our Religion Permits Spanking, Aspiring Foster Parents Tell CourtSpanking can be an appropriate punishment, a Fitchburg couple contends.
Massachusetts Court Offers Guidelines On SpankingThe state's highest court has for the first time set legal guidelines for when and how parents can use spanking to discipline their children.
Bradley Jay: ‘Does “Spanking” Do A Child More Harm Than Good?’Click play to watch the video and check out what some fun folks in Boston’s North End have to say about spanking.
Daily Talker: Kansas Law Would Allow Harder SpankingTeachers in Kansas would have more power to spank children under a bill introduced in the state legislature. Currently, state law allows teachers, other caregivers and parents to spank children, as long as it is not hard enought o leave marks. Under the bill by Kansas House member Gail Ginney, a Democrat from Wichita, the law would allow up to ten strikes of the hand, and smaks that are hard enough to cause redness and bruising.
NH Mailman Arrested For Spanking Boy In Mail TruckA mailman in Manchester, New Hampshire was arrested Thursday after he allegedly spanked a young boy in his mail truck.
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Spanking children 'critical?'