Does Janet Lyness and Beth Beglin approve the use of stun belts on people with Asperger Syndrome in Johnson County?

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In Iowa City, non-violent offenders with Asperger Syndrome have to wear these if they want a jury trial. Shame on the judicial system, law enforcement and mostly Janet Lyness for making this possible. CURE Illinois stands with Amnesty International in calling this torture and condemns this practice.
http://www.9news.com/video/1509124936001/1/Murder-defendant-shocked-in-court-when-stun-belt-accidentally-goes-off

 

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