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  7/26/2011, Tammuz 24, 5771

Flinner Killer Gets 18 Years

The Tel Aviv District Court sentenced T. the confessed killer of attorney Anat Flinner to 18 years in prison on Tuesday. T's full name was not disclosed because he was a minor at the time of the fatal stabbing.

A group representing families of murder victims expressed its shock at the sentence, saying it reflected a worrisome trend of light sentences.