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A Frisco mother is accused of killing her own son, But her defense attorney says it's all a cultural misunderstanding.

Pallavi Dhawan is charged with the murder of her 10-year-old son, Arnav.

Police say they found the boy's body in a bathtub at the family's home last week, and when they asked the mother if she killed her son, she nodded 'yes.'

News 8's Jason Wheeler Skyped with a UNT professor who's an expert on Indian culture to get his perspective.

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