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Hutton jailed for 15 years

Amanda Hutton has been sentenced to 15 years in prison after being found guilty of the manslaughter of her four-year-old son, Hamzah Khan.

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Hutton a 'real danger to any child' she cares for in future

Judge Thomas told Hutton that she "must be regarded as a real danger to any child with whom you may live, or in any way have care of in the future".

He said the manslaughter of Hamzah involved "failing to provide him with anything like adequate nourishment over a long period of time - in short you starved him to death".

Read: How did a boy starve to death in 21st century England?

He said the child cruelty charges relate to a period of nearly three years when she forced her children "to live in quite appalling conditions of squalor which understandably shocked even the most seasoned police officers" who visited her home.

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