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Berlin court sentences man to life in prison in cannibalism trial

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A Berlin court sentenced a man to life in prison on Friday for murdering his sex partner as part of a cannibalistic fantasy. The court found that the defendant, a 42-year-old teacher, had lured the victim into his flat before killing him on September 6, 2020, then hacking up the body and leaving pieces in different parts of the city. The regional court also ruled out a release within the first 15 years of the man’s sentence, due to the severity of the crime. The judge found the defendant guilty of murder and disturbing the peace of the dead. “It is inhuman,” Judge Matthias Schertz said during …

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