In The News | Judge Rotenberg Center Allowed To Continue Use Of Electric Shock Torture On Disabled People | July 2021

ASAN Denounces Court Ruling on Electric Skin Shock

July 6, 2021

The Autistic Self Advocacy Network is heartbroken and outraged by today’s court decision striking down a regulation that would have banned the use of the graduated electronic decelerator (GED), a skin shock device used on people with disabilities. These devices, which the United Nations has recognized as torture, involve causing severe pain in an attempt … 

AWN condemns court ruling upholding use of electric shock torture

July 7, 2021

The Autistic Women and Nonbinary Network unequivocally condemns yesterday’s court ruling striking down the FDA’s ban on painful electric shock for behavioral modification on disabled people. These devices are only known … 

This School Uses Electric Shocks on Students. Now a Court Says That’s Totally Fine.

‘THAT HURTS!’

The FDA banned the use of the graduated electrical decelerator last year, but on Wednesday a court vacated that ruling.

Source: https://www.thedailybeast.com/the-judge-rotenberg-center-uses-electric-shocks-on-students-now-a-court-says-thats-totally-fine


FDA’s ban on the use of electric shock devices used at Judge Rotenberg Center in Massachusetts overturned

 Posted Jul 07, 2021

Source: https://www.masslive.com/news/2021/07/fdas-ban-on-the-use-of-electric-shock-devices-used-at-judge-rotenberg-center-in-massachusetts-overturned.html


Canton school for disabled can continue shocking students, appeals court rules

Federal Appeals Court overturns FDA ban on electric shock devices

Source: https://www.wcvb.com/article/5-investigates-canton-school-can-use-shock-therapy-on-students-massachusetts/36960028


Federal court approves only school in US using electroshock on students

The FDA banned the use of electric stimulation devices in March 2020.

Source: https://thehill.com/changing-america/respect/accessibility/562022-federal-court-approves-only-school-in-us-using

Stop Autistic Abuse. Right now an Autistic is getting shocked as therapy. Funded with tax dollars. #StopTheShock


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