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KANAZAWA, Ishikawa Pref. (Kyodo) The Kanazawa Family Court decided Thursday to send a 15-year-old boy to a reformatory for stabbing to death his mother’s boyfriend in August.

Presiding Judge Kenji Kamiura said the third-year junior high school student, whose name is being withheld because he is a minor, fatally stabbed truck driver Shinobu Kamikawa, hoping that this would enable him to live peacefully with his mother, 36.

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