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Thomas Mair jailed for 'terrorist' murder of MP Jo Cox

Far right fanatic Thomas Mair has been handed a whole life term for murdering the Labour MP in what prosecutors called an "act of terrorism".

Mrs Cox was stabbed 15 times and shot outside her constituency office in Birstall, West Yorkshire.

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Thomas Mair's mother: I never saw any of this coming

Jo Cox (left) was murdered by Thomas Mair (right) in Birstall, West Yorkshire in June.

The mother of Jo Cox's killer Thomas Mair has spoken of her horror at the MP's murder and her son's conviction.

Mary Goodall, from Birstall, told ITV News she had been shocked by what happened.

She said: "It's a sad day. It's a sad, sad thing from beginning to end.

"I never saw any of this coming."

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