Spanking

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Jeff Katz
September 20, 2019 - 3:48 pm
The Constitutional Court of South Africa upheld a ruling Wednesday that outlaws spanking and the use of any physical punishment against children nationwide, the Times of South Africa reports. The case was originally brought to the Constitutional Court by the civil society group Freedom of Religion...
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Strict mother hit her little daughter with belt.  © Nomadsoul1 - Dreamstime.com
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November 05, 2018 - 1:09 pm
By LINDSEY TANNER , AP Medical Writer The nation's leading pediatricians' group has strengthened its advice against spanking and other physical punishment because of the potential for long-term harm. In an updated policy released Monday, the American Academy of Pediatrics says that can include...
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