Lianne Smith Sentenced

Lianne Smith, who was found guilty of murdering her two children in a Spanish hotel room in 2010, has been sentenced to 30 years in jail.

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  1. Hannah Lomas

Woman admitted killing her two children - full report

A woman has admitted killing her two children while they slept in a Spanish hotel room.

Lianne Smith suffocated five year old daughter Rebecca and 11-month-old son Daniel with a plastic bag.

It followed the arrest of her partner Martin Smith in Barcelona.

The family had fled to Spain from Lichfield in Staffordshire in 2007 when he was accused of sexually abusing a young girl.

Hannah Lomas sent this report from Girona in north east Spain.


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