Vikas Kamat of Lecanto, Florida noticed that his son, who goes to a special needs school due to his autism, was coming home with ripped clothes. The 14-year-old boy can't speak because of his Autism and was unable to explain the recurring problem.
One day, Mr Kamat received a phone call that his son was in the emergency room with a broken finger that nobody could explain. He requested to the surveillance tapes from the school and was horrified by what he saw.
See the full story in a video on Fox 13 from Florida to the right.
This kind of abuse is still happening all across the country in public, private, and special needs schools. Teachers mistreat students while other teachers and administration turns a blind eye to the problems. The teacher in this story has been fired, but the fact that nobody at the school noticed she was mistreating the students is appalling.
The school district will not comment on the case, but if history tells us anything, they will likely spend thousands of dollars defending themselves in a lawsuit where they are obviously the guilty party.
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