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Kenton County to pay $337K for cuffing kids

Nov 06, 2018 - The Cincinnati Enquirer (Ohio)

Two elementary students handcuffed by deputies have received a sizable settlement against the Kenton County Sheriff's Office.

According to the American Civil Liberties Union, the sheriff's office has agreed to pay more than $337,000 for the "painful and unconstitutional" handcuffing of the students, both of whom have disabilities.

The sheriff's office could not immediately be reached for comment regarding the settlement.

One of the incidents was recorded in a video that went v...