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North Texans Sound Off On Yelling Vs. Spanking Study

How to discipline or punish children is always a hot topic. Yelling, shouting, and raising your voice…may feel natural. But a new study says those actions should only be used to get a child’s attention.

CBS 11–03/04/2014

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New School Debates Corporal Punishment In Schools

Irving ISD school board president proposed something be brought back that most have abandoned — corporal punishment (spanking). New School debates.

06/20/2013

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Board Votes Down Gender Specific School Spanking

The small city of Springtown is tackling the big issue of spanking at school. Until now, the district only allowed men to paddle the boys, and women to paddle the girls.

CBS 11–09/24/2012

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Spanking May Raise Mental Health Risk

Disciplining children with physical punishment such as spanking, shoving or slapping may raise their risk for developing mental health problems when they get older, new research suggests.

07/03/2012

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Texas’ Top Court Suspends Judge In Beating Video

The Texas Supreme Court suspended a judge Tuesday whose beating of his then-teenage daughter in 2004 was viewed millions of times on the Internet.

11/23/2011