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6 yr old GA girl handcuffed & arrested for school tantrum
2 years ago
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6 year old girl in Georgia who was handcuffed, arrested and charged for throwing a temper tantrum at school.




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2 years ago

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Society & Culture  (tags: 6 year old girl arrested and handcuffed, children handcuffed, Children's Hope and Voice, child advocacy, child, children, girl, temper tantrum, rage, police, school, GA )

Tonya
- 1 day ago - cbsnews.com
(CBS/WMAZ) MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. - A 6-year-old elementary school student was handcuffed and arrested Friday after she allegedly threw a tantrum in class.
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Care2 News to note, share, circulate:

http://www.care2.com/news/member/489749332/3268022

2 years ago
 


Olivia S. (88)

Friday April 20, 2012, 6:27 am
Thanks Tonya. Care2 member Susan V has a post on this subject that has a Care2 petition with it---

http://www.care2.com/news/member/717639773/3256632
http://www.thepetitionsite.com/506/110/101/georgia-dont-handcuff-kindergartners/
Sorry I can't make a hyperlink

The Petition:

http://www.thepetitionsite.com/506/110/101/georgia-dont-handcuff-kindergartners/


Care2 News announcing the petition:

http://www.care2.com/news/member/717639773/3256632


Thanks Olivia for posting this info!

2 years ago

Oops! This should have been listed at our Juvenile Justice Advocacy Group but I'll leave it here due to its importance. I've added a thread to the Juvenile Justice Advocacy Group, as well. Here's the link:

http://www.care2.com/c2c/groups/disc.html?gpp=30215&pst=1555205&reply=1#1555207

I'll keep both updated.

2 years ago

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