The Rutherford Institute is defending the child that was handcuffed and shackled at a Greene County school for "acting out".
The Rutherford Institute is requesting that the child be removed from suspension and that new rules against handcuffing or shackling children be put into place.
Attorneys have not said if they plan to file suit in this case.
A group of young ladies from Burley Middle School echoed the jolly jingles of Christmas all through the mall to brighten spirits this holiday.
The Burley Middle School Bearettes are in their 14th year of existence as a program, and in their tenth year touring the community.
The Bearettes will be performing in a fundraiser concert for the Shelter for Help in Emergency on January 17 at Monticello High School.
They say that Christmas is a time of giving and for the Burley Bearettes, they gave sweets sounds and holiday cheer to everyone in the community.
Deputies from the Fluvanna County Sheriff's Office caught a group of juveniles who had damaged property in the northern area of Fluvanna County.
Justin Anderson scored 14 of his 16 points in the second half Thursday night and No. 6 Virginia returned from an 11-day layoff for exams with a 70-54 victory against Cleveland State.
Kim McNeill will get a chance to improve to 2-0 as head coach of the Virginia women's basketball team when the Wahoos host Saint Mary's on Friday night.
Faith Randolph scored a game-high 20 points on her 20th birthday to lead the Virginia women's basketball team to a 62-49 win against Saint Mary's Friday night at John Paul Jones Arena.
Trenton Jenkins admitted before graduating from the Covenant School last spring that Division I football was his goal. That's why he decided to play a post-grad year at Fork Union Military Academy.
Authorities in Mozambique say a wealthy businessman, who was kidnapped last month, has been released.
A Kurdish official and an activist group say Kurdish fighters have advanced in the contested northern Syrian town of Kobani after heavy clashes with the Islamic State group.
Russia on Saturday dismissed new U.S. sanctions as useless and said it was poised to wait as long as it takes for the U.S. to recognize its historic right to the Crimean peninsula.
Chinese President Xi Jinping on Saturday urged the semiautonomous former Portuguese colony of Macau to guard against interference by what he called hostile external forces, following the prolonged pro-democracy protests in nearby Hong Kong.