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Judge Sentences Bowman Woman For Negligent Homicide

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A woman who drowned her newborn baby in a toilet has been given a one year suspended sentence and five years supervised probation, meaning she has been released.

Stephanie Lindstrom,43, of Bowman pleaded guilty this morning to negligent homicide.

Judge William Herauf ruled Lindstrom didn't intend to drown the baby and was suffering from severe dehydration and internal hemorrhaging. He has ordered Lindstrom to go through two years of grief counseling.
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