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Fresno Lawmaker Arrested for Child Cruelty Says He Spanked Daughter
SACRAMENTO (AP) — A Fresno lawmaker arrested on suspicion of child cruelty said Wednesday the allegation stemmed from spanking his 7-year-old daughter. Democratic Assemblyman Joaquin Arambula said he spanked his daughter Sunday night and it's a punishment tool he rarely uses, the Fresno Bee newspaper reported. He said he has no plans to resign.