Lawyers Seek Leniency, See No Proof US Couple Planned Murder

April 7, 2015 12:52 PM

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Lawyers representing an American couple on trial in Indonesia have argued there is no evidence of premeditated murder in her mother's death and have sought light sentences.

State prosecutors are seeking jail sentences of 18 years for Tommy Schaefer and 15 years for Heather Mack in the death of Sheila von Wiese-Mack last August on the resort island of Bali.

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