ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — A Newfoundland mother sobbed Friday after a jury convicted her estranged husband of first-degree murder in the death of their five-year-old daughter.
The jury returned Friday afternoon with the verdict against Trent Butt — it carries an automatic life sentence with no chance of parole for 25 years.
It prompted cheers and sobs in the packed courtroom in provincial supreme court in St. John's, N.L.
His estranged wife, Andrea Gosse, tearfully hugged family members,...