Should this be something parents should decide themselves?
Do you spank your children? While some parents think it is okay to spank their children as a form of discipline, research shows spanking has negative effects on children.
Two decades of research on the long-term effects of physical punishment in children concludes that spanking doesn’t work, and can actually wreak havoc on kids’ long-term development.
One mom believes spanking is a good way to discipline her child and well, the courts stepped in.
A mother said she was disciplining her daughter and the courts stepped in and charged her with domestic assault.