BRIAN ROSS INVESTIGATES:
Moms Fight Back Against Harsh Methods to Restrain Students with Special Needs
Advocates say Thousands Injured and Many Killed after Poorly Trained Educators Using restraint Techniques
Report will Air on “World News with Diane Sawyer” and “Nightline” on Thursday, November 29
Ross interviewed a number of people at the center of this shocking investigation, including victims’ mothers, children with compelling and chilling firsthand accounts, Congressman George Miller who is calling for national legislation restricting how and when restraints can be used on school children, and the Head of the School Superintendents Association, who opposes the legislation and says schools need the ability to use a variety of techniques to restrain children who poses a risk of harm to themselves or others.
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