Patricia Krentcil (left), 44, stands May 2, 2012, with her lawyer John Caruso during a court appearance on charges of child endangerment at the Essex County Superior Court in Newark, N.J. Krentcil is accused of taking her 5-year-old child into a tanning booth. (Associated Press)

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Patricia Krentcil (left), 44, stands May 2, 2012, with her lawyer John Caruso during a court appearance on charges of child endangerment at the Essex County Superior Court in Newark, N.J. Krentcil is accused of taking her 5-year-old child into a tanning booth. (Associated Press)