• Kyodo


A 33-year-old woman was sentenced Tuesday to 5 1/2 years in prison for physically abusing her 7-year-old daughter, who died last July.

The Nagoya District Court also sentenced her 30-year-old husband, who was not the girl’s paternal father, to seven years for abuse.

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