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CLAREMORE, OK -- A judge accepts a Rogers County mother's plea deal.
Roxann Barnard was sentenced to 40 years in prison, followed by a 10 year suspended sentence for enabling the child abuse that killed her son.
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Four-year-old Christopher Barnard died last summer. Police say the boy's stepfather, Steven Lockler Junior, admitted punching the boy in the stomach.
Lockler's serving a life sentence that was also part of a plea deal.