Man sentenced to prison for killing wife

Man sentenced to prison for killing wife


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(KSL News) A man convicted of killing his wife will spend at least 15 years in prison.

Sione Talanoa pleaded guilty to choking and stabbing his wife, Lisa Pouha.

Prosecutors called Talanoa a demon, while the victim's family members say they don't want their hatred to ruin the happy memories they had with Pouha.

The judge sentenced Talanoa to 15 years to life.

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Information from: Deseret Morning News

(Copyright 2007 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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