Around 20 members of the public have turned up at Bradford Crown Court to witness the sentencing of Amanda Hutton. There is standing room only in the public gallery - and so much media interest that reporters have been allowed to sit in the jury box.
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