NJ mom who gave baby methadone pleads guilty: prosecutors

MAYS LANDING, N.J. — A New Jersey mother who prosecutors say gave her 7-month-old daughter methadone has pleaded guilty to aggravated assault in the baby’s death.

The Atlantic County prosecutor says 32-year-old Lisa Scalia admitted her guilt Thursday in a plea deal. She will have to serve six years of an eight-year prison sentence before she is eligible for parole.

Authorities say Scalia gave her baby methadone and rolled onto her daughter while she was high on drugs. They say the baby...

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