Following Death Of 13-Year-Old, Lawmaker Proposes Bill With Better Protections For Students With Special NeedsAfter the death of a 13-year-old boy with autism at Guiding Hands School in El Dorado County, one lawmaker has drafted legislation to better protect students with special needs.
Study: Prenatal Vitamins Can Lower Chances Of AutismResearchers say if you have one child with autism, your next child is about 13 times more likely to develop the disorder, but this new study is giving those families hope.
Left In A School Bus To Die: How Tragedy Sparked A New Law After being left on a bus for nine hours in 90-degree heat on Sept. 11, 2015, 19-year-old Paul Lee, who had autism, died in Los Angeles County.
Sacramento Autism Run ClubThe group meets for a short run/walk then ends with high-fives.
Guiding Hands School Set To Close Following Death Of Student With AutismThe tragic death of a teen with autism after being restrained inside a classroom is now forcing dozens of other special needs students to find new schools.
Vigil Held For Autistic Student Who Died After Being Restrained At SchoolAround 30 people gathered for a candlelight vigil in front of Guiding Hands school in El Dorado Hills, Saturday, to remember the life of Max Benson.
Community Calls For Guiding Hands School To Shut Down After Teen's DeathIt is an emotional time for the community who came out to support young Max and his family. Many are demanding that California shuts down the school.
Teen With Autism Dies After Being Restrained At School: Family's Attorney Questions 'Inaccuracies' In Initial Reports New details have surfaced in the death of a local teen with autism. 13-year-old Max Benson of Davis died after being restrained at the Guiding Hands school in El Dorado Hills.
Teen With Autism Who Died Days After Being Restrained Identified As 13-Year-Old MaxA friend of the family Max had autism and was attending Guiding Hands School in El Dorado Hills. Max died two days after reportedly being restrained inside a classroom on Nov. 28.
Teen With Autism Dies Two Days After Being Restrained At El Dorado Hills SchoolIn a tragic incident, a teenager passed away days after being restrained at school. The sheriff's department is investigating the incident and looking for answers.
Sheriff: Boy With Autism Dies After Being Restrained At El Dorado Hills School During Violent OutburstAuthorities are investigating after an El Dorado Hills student who had to be restrained became unresponsive and later died.
Local Nonprofit Hosts Art Show For Artists With AutismNonprofit Fly Brave Foundation held their first art show fundraiser Saturday afternoon at New Helvetia Brewing Company in Sacramento.
VIDEO: Autistic Child Dragged Through School Hallway By Teacher And NurseJo Grayson from Lexington, Kentucky, expected answers after her son came home from school covered in cuts and bruises, but when she obtained surveillance footage, she was appalled by what she saw.
Elk Grove Police Connecting With Kids With AutismKids with special needs got a close-up encounter with those who protect and serve at an open house on Wednesday night.
Parents Say Autistic Children Returning From Roseville School With BruisesSeveral parents in Roseville claim their autistic children are showing up from school with mysterious bruises.