Heather Kehoe told a jury that she moved into Victory Road with Mick Philpott in 1996.
Later when she told him she was homesick and wanted to move back home to her family, Ms Kehoe says Mick pinned her to the floor and told me it wasn't happening.
When asked how she felt Ms Kehoe replied 'It put the fear of God into me basically."
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Speaking exclusively to ITV News, Dawn Bestwick said jail wasn't good enough for MIck Philpott and that "as a coward" he "deserved to die".
The events that eventually led to parents Mick and Mairead Philpott and friend Paul Mosley's conviction of manslaughter.