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Group Of Students Support South Carolina Officer Who Yanked Student From Desk

The police officer who violently tossed a high school student out of her desk  at Spring Valley High School in Columbia, South Carolina has thankfully been fired since the incident, but many students…

Katrin Higher | October 31, 2015 - 12:30 pm

Female Student Who Was Assaulted By Cop Is Recently Orphaned And Living In Foster Care

The 16-year-old Spring Valley High School student who was choked, slammed to the ground and dragged across the floor of her classroom by a police deputy, arrested and now facing…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 28, 2015 - 5:35 pm

Spring Valley High School: Children With Behavioral Problems Are Not Criminals

Why do we treat kids with behavioral problems as criminals, when the truth is they should be treated as aneurotypical?

Carol H. Hood | October 28, 2015 - 1:00 pm

South Carolina Deputy Ben Fields To Be Fired For Assaulting High School Girl

Deputy Ben Fields, the Spring Valley High School resource officer who assaulted a teenage girl when she refused to get out of her seat and leave the classroom, will be fired,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 28, 2015 - 11:30 am

Officer Who Assaulted Female Student Had History Of Violence

Spring Valley High School resource officer Ben Fields has been placed on administrative leave while the Sheriff’s Department investigates the incident.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 27, 2015 - 9:50 am