No murder trial for mother who killed her kids

A mother who killed her twin son and daughter will no longer face a murder trial. Samantha Ford, 38, admitted manslaughter by diminished responsibility following the deaths of 23-month old toddlers Jake and Chloe and the prosecution accepted her plea today (tues). She had been involved in a smash with a lorry on the London-bound carriageway of the A299 Thanet Way shortly before 3am on December 27. When rescuers arrived, she told them to check her home in Westwood, near…

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