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The parents of murdered Somerset woman, Catherine Wells-Burr, are meeting the Justice Minister today to discuss a bid by two of their daughter's killers to serve their sentences in their native Poland.
Rafal Nowak and Anna Lagwinowicz were given jail terms of a minimum of 32 years for killing Catherine in Chard in 2012, but if served in Poland they could be released seven years earlier.
A petition to keep three people convicted of the murder of Catherine Wells Burr in the UK has reached more than two-thousand signatures. Rafal Nowak, Anna Lagwinowicz and Tadevsz Dmytryszyn have all applied to serve their sentences in Poland, which could see them released earlier.
A Polish factory worker, his lover and her uncle have been jailed for almost 100 years between them for the murder of Catherine Wells-Burr in Somerset.
Her body was found in a burned out car at Ashill in September 2012.
The trio will serve a minimum of 32 years each.
ITV News West Country's Somerset Correspondent David Woodland was in court for the sentencing:
The three people convicted of killing Catherine Wells-Burr in Chard in Somerset have been sentenced to life imprisonment.
Her former boyfriend Rafal Nowak, Anna Lagwinowicz and Tadevsz Dmytryszyn will have to spend a minimum of 32 years behind bars.
The three people convicted of killing Catherine Wells-Burr will be sentenced later today.
Her former boyfriend Rafal Nowak, Anna Lagwinowicz and Tadevsz Dmytryszyn had all denied the murder of the twenty three year old, but a jury decided that they had committed the crime.
It was a huge police effort to convict the three - with more than a thousand statements taken and more than three hundred vehicles traced which had passed the layby on the A358 where Catherine's body was found.
Forensic investigations played a key part in their conviction.
Ian Axton reports:
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The family of Catherine Wells-Burr has written to the Prime Minister after hearing her killers could end up serving a shorter sentence.
The parents of Catherine Wells-Burr have described how they comforted her alleged killer - as her burned corpse lay in a nearby field.