Sentencing in Baby Daniel’s case postponed to April

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The High Court in Johannesburg has postponed the sentencing hearing in the Baby Daniel to April. This as the court waits for numerous reports from social workers and correctional services.

Four year old Baby Daniel was killed after repeated abuse by his stepfather, which culminated in him being forced into hot water.

In handing down his verdict, the court found that the mother had known about the abuse. The mother’s bail was revoked upon conviction and she remains in custody pending sentencing.

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