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Marc Ecko Launches 'Unlimited Justice' Campaign To End Corporal Punishment In Schools

Marc Ecko Unlimited Justice

First Posted: 03/09/11 03:22 PM ET Updated: 05/25/11 07:35 PM ET

Alarmed that corporal punishment is still used to discipline students in many U.S. schools, fashion designer Marc Ecko has launched a campaign to end the practice.

ABC News reports Ecko's campaign, Unlimited Justice, features a website and mobile app that offers information and tools to encourage Americans to take action to end corporal punishment pressuring state legislators to ban physical discipline.

Teachers are still legally allowed to use physical force to punish a student in 20 states across the country.

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