The Canadian Press

2009-03-20 | CRIME Teen Stabbed

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A 17-year-old girl, identified only as M.T., was found guilty March 20th of first-degree murder. Fourteen-year-old Stefanie Rengel was stabbed six times and found lying in the snow outside her parents' house New Year's Day 2008. Following the verdict, crown prosecutor Robin Flumerfelt read a statement from Stefanie's family outside the courthouse. (Melissa Todorovic's name became public when she was later sentenced as an adult to life in prison with no chance of parole for seven years. Her lawyer appealed both the conviction and sentence.)

Date: 2009-03-20
Placeline: TORONTO, Ontario.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 18 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << we're most grateful to the jurors who had their own lies put on hold and we're tasked with the responsibility none of us would want regardless of the verdict we hope that sentencing there is some justice for Stephanie and a clear message you sent that murder at any age has serious consequences >>