In the new video, they can be seen pinning her to the ground, throwing several punches and eventually using a stun gun on her three times.
…[The student] was initially charged with two felony counts for aggravated battery against a peace officer. Those charges were later dropped by the State’s Attorney’s Office.
“The Board of Education and the Chicago Police Department continue to fail our children,” Howard’s lawyer, Andrew M. Stroth, said. “An unarmed, 16-year-old girl was beaten, kicked, punched and Tasered by Officers Johnnie Pierre and Sherry Tripp at Marshall High School.
The school hung on to this surveillance video for months. School oficials might as well have ordered the officers to assault and abuse the youth themselves.