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Ariel Castro escapes death penalty but is jailed for life

An American man who abducted three women in Ohio, and held them prisoner for a decade, admitted his crimes.

In a deal with prosecutors, Ariel Castro escaped the death penalty but was told he'll never be released from prison.

In court Castro said he'd been abused himself as a child and struggled with a sexual obsession.

ITV News correspondent Emma Murphy reports from America: