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Jeremy Fraser

A handcuffed Kristen LaBrie looks at family and friends after she was found guilty on all four counts, including attempted murder, in the death of her son, at Lawrence Superior Court Tuesday, April 12, 2011. (AP Photo/Cheryl Senter)

Mom Gets 8-To-10 Years In Prison For Withholding Son’s Meds

A Salem mother convicted of attempted murder for withholding her son’s cancer medications was sentenced to 8-to-10 years in prison Friday.

04/15/2011

A handcuffed Kristen LaBrie looks at family and friends after she was found guilty on all four counts, including attempted murder, in the death of her son, at Lawrence Superior Court Tuesday, April 12, 2011. (AP Photo/Cheryl Senter)

Juror: Decision To Convict LaBrie ‘Heart-Wrenchingly Difficult’

A member of the jury that convicted a Massachusetts mother of attempted murder for withholding cancer medication from her son says the decision was “heart-wrenchingly difficult.”

04/13/2011

A handcuffed Kristen LaBrie looks at family and friends after she was found guilty on all four counts, including attempted murder, in the death of her son, at Lawrence Superior Court Tuesday, April 12, 2011. (AP Photo/Cheryl Senter)

Mom Guilty Of Attempted Murder For Denying Son Meds

A jury on Tuesday found a Salem mother guilty of attempted murder for withholding cancer medications from her autistic son.

04/12/2011

Kristen LaBrie stands in court during her murder trial in Lawrence Superior Court Tuesday, April 5, 2011.  (AP Photo/Patrick Whittemore, Pool)

Jury Gets Case In Trial Of Mom Accused Of Denying Son Meds

A jury has begun deliberations in the case of a Salem woman accused of withholding cancer treatment from her autistic son.

04/11/2011

Kristen LaBrie stands in court during her murder trial in Lawrence Superior Court Tuesday, April 5, 2011.  (AP Photo/Patrick Whittemore, Pool)

Testimony Ends In Trial Of Mom Accused Of Denying Sick Son Meds

Testimony has ended in the trial of a Salem mother accused of withholding cancer treatment from her autistic son.

04/08/2011

Kristen LaBrie stands in court during her murder trial in Lawrence Superior Court Tuesday, April 5, 2011.  (AP Photo/Patrick Whittemore, Pool)

Mom Accused Of Denying Son Meds Testifies

A Salem mother accused of withholding cancer treatment from her autistic son has begun testifying in her own defense.

04/07/2011

Jeremy Fraser

Prosecutor: Mom’s Actions Like Pushing Son In Front Of Car

A prosecutor in the trial of a mother accused of withholding life-saving drugs from her cancer-stricken son said her alleged actions were like pushing the boy in front of a car.

04/05/2011

Jeremy Fraser

Trial Begins For Mom Accused Of Denying Meds For Sick Son

A woman accused of withholding her young son’s cancer medication is set to go on trial on charges of attempted murder.

04/04/2011