Law Drafted to Jail Parents for Punishing Their Children?
Swatting little Johnny on the bottom to make sure he doesn’t try again to put a fork in an electrical socket soon could make mom or dad a criminal subject to the penalties of child-abuse laws in Delaware.
And an international family rights organization says it not only opposes the idea, it will be working with state organizations to try to defeat the plan.
At issue is Delaware’s Senate Bill 234, which has been approved by the Senate and now is working its way through the House.
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