http://paloaltoonline.com/square/print/2014/04/12/woman-sentenced-for-boyfriends-fatal-stabbing


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Woman sentenced for boyfriend's fatal stabbing

Original post made on Apr 12, 2014

An East Palo Alto woman who fatally stabbed her boyfriend and the father of her child was sentenced to four years in state prison on Friday, April 11.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Saturday, April 12, 2014, 11:32 AM

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Posted by JustMe, a resident of Duveneck/St. Francis
on Apr 13, 2014 at 7:31 pm

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Only four years for murder? Please tell me my life would be worth more than that. Please tell me that when she gets out in four years, her child will not be place under the custody of someone with such a demonstrated violent temper.


Posted by Gethin, a resident of Midtown
on Apr 14, 2014 at 12:08 pm

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That sentence is an absolute disgrace! It may have been forced on the judge by the plea bargain - I cannot address that. But as a statement on the value of a human life its shocking, its barely a sentence at all. I think the full 12 years would have been more appropriate.