Smacking and the Law – A European Perspective by Ruby Harrold-Claesson

An article here  by Swedish attorney-at-law, Ruby Harrold-Claesson, who is also the President of the Nordic Committee for Human Rights, which does extensive work exposing atrocities of child protection services worldwide. When this article was written, anti-smacking laws were the exception. Today, many more countries have passed such laws, even France, which till recently had been holding out against such a law.