Skip to comments.Texas man convicted of killing his children while his ex-wife listened over the phone
Posted on 04/24/2002 3:45:10 PM PDT by OldeconomybuyerEdited on 04/13/2004 2:40:11 AM PDT by Jim Robinson. [history]
DALLAS (AP) -- An accountant was found guilty of capital murder Wednesday for shooting to death his two young daughters while his ex-wife listened helplessly on the telephone.
The jury took 20 minutes to convict John Battaglia, 46, in the slayings last May of 9-year-old Faith and 6-year-old Liberty. He could get life in prison or the death penalty. His lawyers rested their case Tuesday without calling any witnesses and said they planned to focus on saving his life.
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I dearly hope they give this waste of breath the death penalty.
How can someone kill their kids?
Women --- Do not date a man with such a record - do not sleep with him, do not marry him and DO NOT HAVE HIS CHILDREN. He has earned ostracization from civilized society by this time, not sympathy and a family to abuse.
Ask Andrea Yates. This guy will probably also use an insanity plea and end up safe and sound, provided for by taxpayers.
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