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Kansas Politician Roughed Up Student After Bizarre Religious Rant: Report

Kansas State Legislature

A Kansas politician working as a substitute teacher at a public school shocked students with religious rants about suicide, masturbation, and same-sex relationships—and then assaulted one of them, according to reports.

“Did it hurt?” State Rep. Mark Samsel asked the student after allegedly kneeing him in the crotch.

The 36-year-old Republican is now charged with misdemeanor battery and barred from teaching again in the Wellsville school district, The Kansas City Star reported.

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