Lacey Spears Gets 20 Years To Life For Fatal Salt Poisoning Of SonA woman convicted of killing her 5-year-old son by poisoning him with a lethal dose of salt was sentenced to 20 years to life in prison Wednesday morning.
No Verdict Yet In Salt-Poisoning Case Against MotherJurors considering murder and manslaughter charges against a woman accused of poisoning her son with salt have completed their first full day of deliberations without reaching a verdict.
Defense: Lack Of Evidence Against Mom Accused Of Fatally Poisoning SonLacey Spears, 27, of Scottsville, Kentucky, is charged with depraved murder and manslaughter in the death last year of Garnett-Paul Spears.
Accused Child Killer Lacey Spears Appears In White Plains CourtA Westchester mother accused of fatally poisoning her 5-year-old son faced a judge Wednesday.
Experts: Case Of Accused Child Killer Lacey Spears May Shed Light On Munchausen By ProxyExperts said the case of a mother accused of poisoning her 5-year-old son to death with salt appears be an example of how social media feeds into Munchausen by proxy.
Attorney: Accused Child Killer Lacey Spears Looks Forward To Her Day In CourtA lawyer asked the public Wednesday not to rush to judgment in the case of a young mother accused of killing her 5-year-old son by poisoning him with salt, but he offered no details in her defense.