Feigenholtz plan prohibits DCFS from restraining children

SPRINGFIELD – In response to several instances of shackles and other hard restraints being used during the transport of youth in the care of the Department of Children and Family Services, State Senator Sara Feigenholtz (D-Chicago) is sponsoring a measure that restricts the use of restraints. “When a kid in DCFS care is being moved, that process alone already has the potential to be