The court heard how salesman Tariq Khan was a "mummy's boy" who acted out of "misplaced loyalty" to Hutton. And the judge questioned the role of Aftab Khan - the father of all of Hutton's eight children.
The jury heard how Aftab Khan subjected Hutton to domestic violence over many years and in 2008, after he was arrested for an assault on her, told police that Hamzah was undernourished and claimed he was going to inform social services. But there is no record that call was ever made.
Your partner and father of your children knew about your drinking and your lack of care of the children. He in fact seems to have done little in all reality to address your conduct so as to improve the welfare of his children.
Following the conviction of Amanda Hutton, questions are raised about how a four-year-old can starve to death in 21st century England.
For two years the mummified body of four-year-old Hamzah Khan lay hidden in his mother's squalid house.
Here is a timeline featuring some of key events in the lives of Amanda Hutton and Hamzah Khan