The Not seemed a happy family, but in reality, the children went through a veritable hell.
The parents in their house in California for years, twelve of their thirteen children, bound and starved, on Friday to life imprisonment condemned, which they are at least 25 years of age must sit.
The 57-year-old David Turpin and his 50-year-old wife Louise had guilty pleaded on the fourteen hoofdbeschuldigingen, including torture. Before the sentence was pronounced, they are excused from their children.
In January last year, a girl of 17 managed to escape from the house in Perris, 112 miles south of Los Angeles. She called the emergency number via a mobile phone in the house was. The police found in the house different children in the dark were chained to their beds. They were between 2 and 29 years. The children should not more than once per year may have to take a shower.