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Yvonne Abraham

A parent’s child-care nightmare

Somebody was hurting Rehma Sabir.

Too late, her tiny bones told the sickening story: compression fractures in her spine; a fracture in her left ­elbow; two in her left leg. The injuries could have been from two weeks earlier, when the baby was overseas visiting family, or inflicted two months before, when she was being cared for in her family’s Cambridge apartment by her nanny, Aisling McCarthy Brady.

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