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Father Sentenced To Life In Prison For Killing His Own Daughter

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UPDATE (1:45 p.m.): John Sanders has been sentenced to life in prison with no parole for felony murder and 50-100 years for 1st degree child abuse.

MASON, Mich. (WLNS) - The 38-year-old accused of killing his own three-month-old daughter is due in court for sentencing Wednesday afternoon.

John Sanders was convicted of both felony murder and 1st degree child abuse.

His daughter Ja'NayJah died of blunt force trauma to the head in January 2013.

Sanders is facing life in prison without parole.

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