The Canadian Press

1993-07-05 | Homolka-Teale-Karla-Sentence

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Karla Teale was sentenced to two concurrent 12-year terms in prison for manslaughter in the deaths of two southern Ontario schoolgirls. Canadian Press reporter Deneen Grant was in the courtroom when Justice Francis Kovacs explained the sentence.

Date: 1993-07-05
Placeline: St. Catharines, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 34 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << justice Francis Kovacs has accepted a joint submission from peeled lawyer and the prosecutor for the sentences which deal will serve at the same time no parole eligibility was specified go back says he took into account the fact that teal is only twenty three and has no criminal record but most importantly Kovacs said teal is cooperating fully with the crown and police he says no sentence he could impose would reflect the revulsion of the community for the crimes go back says he'll have committed the worst type of crimes but it's not the worst type of offender and therefore doesn't deserve the maximum life in prison >>

Clip ID: 19930705CPCN002