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Nanny accused of violent behavior in the past

The 34-year-old nanny who is expected to be charged with murder in the death of a baby in her care has had legal troubles before. Aisling McCarthy Brady has faced assault and battery charges and been the subject of two restraining orders, according to court documents.

Brady allegedly assaulted Rehma Sabir, a 1-year-old from Cambridge who died last week. She was arraigned today on charges of assaulting the baby and ordered held on $500,000 cash bail. A prosecutor said she is expected to face a charge of murder once an autopsy is completed.

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