School of Shock Primary Sources
State Officials Respond
- Massachusetts State Senator Brian A. Joyce Op-Ed.
- 1994 State of Massachusetts Department of Mental Retardation's investigation into the death of Linda Cornelison (introduction and additional appendices here), a 19-year-old, severely retarded Rotenberg Center student who died of a perforated stomach; the two preceding days she was punished for acting strangely, clutching her stomach, and being listless.
- 2006 New York State Education Department investigation of the Rotenberg Center by six investigators, three of them behavioral psychologists.
- Judge Rotenberg Center's Response to New York State Education Department Report.