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Poll: Do you think it's appropriate to spank a child?

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A new study shows spanking your child can be more damaging to them than first thought. Studies have shown spanking can lead to behavior problems. Now, researchers find it may also hurt a child's cognitive development.

Watch our report on this topic today at 5:00 p.m. and take our web poll.

Do you think it appropriate to spank a child as a form of discipline?

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  • Web Poll

  • Do you think it appropriate to spank a child as a form of discipline?

  • Thank you for participating in our poll. Here are the results so far:

    Yes
    90%
    1735 votes
    No
    10%
    189 votes
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