Judge hands down death sentence for child rapist

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Almost a year after a Hillsborough County jury recommended the death penalty for child killer Granville Richie. A judge has confirmed that sentence. Richie was found guilty in the 2014 rape and murder of nine year old Felicia Williams. In court Friday. Felicia's mother delivered in a Emotional victim impact statement all day. I regret today is there I can not That would be for him to be hung for him to feel my daughter feels over it over and over. Even Judge Michele Cisco had to stop several times to compose herself as she outlined the charges against Richie. She also told the Little girl's mom that she has been asked to bear more than any human being should A death sentence now goes to an appeals court for an automatic review.

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