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Spanking and Disciplining Children: What You Should Know About Section 43 of the Criminal Code
Spanking is a form of physical discipline known as corporal punishment. Parents and experts alike often hold different opinions on whether spanking is an appropriate way to control a child who is misbehaving. The purpose of this pamphlet is to review recent Court decisions on the use physical discipline towards children by parents and guardians.

Who's Minding the Kids? A Sitter's Guide
This pamphlet deals with some legal concerns about caring for children. The focus of this pamphlet is the teenage babysitter. It is intended to make a young person think and ask questions before they take a babysitting job.