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ERIC Number: EJ632456
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0275-6072
Corporal Punishment in American Public Schools and the Rights of the Child.
Roy, Lynn
Journal of Law and Education, v30 n3 p554-63 Jul 2001
After reviewing the history of corporal punishment in schools, author discusses "Ingraham v. Wright," wherein the U.S. Supreme Court found that the use of corporal punishment in schools was not unconstitutional. Calls for the federal courts to ensure that a student's 14th Amendment liberty interest is protected when subjected to excessive use of corporal punishment. (PKP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Fourteenth Amendment; Goss v Lopez; Ingraham v Wright