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May 14, 2014

Yuba City woman acquitted of homicide in hatchet slaying of mother-in-law

Baljinder Kaur said her mother-in-law terrified her and that she hacked the woman to death to save herself and her unborn daughter. Late last month, a Sutter County jury acquitted her of first-degree murder in a novel case that put traditional Indian culture and the cult of male sons on trial.

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