A mother has been jailed for a minimum of 24 years for murdering her 21-month-old daughter, who died with injuries likened to those of a car crash victim.
Kathryn Smith, 23, stamped Ayeeshia Jane Smith to death in Burton-upon-Trent, Staffordshire, in May 2014.
Her then partner, Matthew Rigby, 22, was jailed for three years and eight months after being found guilty of causing or allowing Ayeeshia’s death.
The pair were sentenced at Birmingham Crown Court heard.
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