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DAWN M. PINNISI OBTAINS OVER $100,000.00 IN SETTLEMENTS AGAINST THE NEW YORK CITY DEPARMENT OF EDUCATION AFTER A TEACHER DUCT TAPES TWO THIRD GRADE SPECIAL EDUCATION STUDENTS TO THEIR CHAIRS

This action arose on January 12, 2006 at P.S. 270, also known as Johann DeKalb Elementary School located at 241 Emerson Place, Brooklyn, New York 11205. While sitting in their third grade class, an eight year old boy and a ten year old boy were taped to their chairs with duct tape by their teacher, allegedly as a punishment for misbehaving.
http://www.nydailynews.com/archives/news/b-klyn-teacher-charged-binding-special-ed-boys-article-1.550693

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