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A New York state assemblywoman was facing charges Sunday on allegations that she hit her 12-year-old son with a broomstick. 

Assemblywoman Diana Richardson (D-Brooklyn) represents the 43rd Assembly District, which includes Crown Heights, Prospect Lefferts Gardens, Wingate, and East Flatbush. She was arrested after her son walked into a police station…Click to read more from source >>> CBS New York