Gov. Strickland Restricts Use Of Inmate Control Technique

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In the past, when prison inmates, people in mental hospitals, or people in drug treatment programs have gotten violent and out of control, they’ve been subdued on the floor in a face-down position. No more…or at least not for long, says Governor Ted Strickland. He’s just issued an executive order on the topic. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

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