In October 2020, the Department of Justice’s Civil Rights Division opened an investigation into seclusion and restraint against children with disabilities in Frederick County Public Schools (MD).
On December 1, 2021, the Justice Department wrapped up the investigation.
What Did Investigators Find? What Happened Next?
You’ll find answers to these and other questions here.
News Release: (good summary of this case) In Restraint and Seclusion Case, Justice Department Reaches Settlement with Maryland School District to Protect Students with Disabilities from Abuse
Download and read the full text of the Settlement Agreement in U.S. v. Frederick County Public School District