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Asahi: Akita murders

Suzuka Hatakeyama was convicted Wednesday of killing her only daughter and a neighbor’s son and handed life imprisonment for the crimes, which occurred over a period of slightly more than a month in 2006. The Akita District Court said Hatakeyama, 35, pushed her 9-year-old daughter Ayaka from a bridge railing into a river, causing her death.

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