why wouldn't this be the norm alreaady?

why wouldn't this be the norm alreaady?

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#1 Jul 15, 2013

this should be a nationwide standard to put kids/fragile individuals at ease.

Canines in New York City courts are now a real paw-sibility after a Brooklyn appeals panel unleashed the use of “comfort dogs” to assist fragile child witnesses on the stand.

All five district attorneys — three of whom already use therapy dogs to soothe and prep victims outside the courtroom — said they might utilize the pooches at trial if an appropriate case comes up.

“Anything that aids and comforts a kid who testifies — it can only be a good thing,” Brooklyn District Attorney Charles Hynes said.

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