woodstock - A Canadian nurse who killed eight patients with insulin has been sentenced to life imprisonment. Elizabeth Wettlaufer known according to Canadian media debt to the murder of five women and three men in the places Woodstock and London.
Wettlaufer admitted that she injected her elderly victims into nursing homes and a home with deadly amounts of insulin without having a medical reason. The nurse apologized to the relatives on Monday in the courtroom.
The fifty-year-old woman can be released unconditionally after 25 years, but according to the judge the chance is small. He laid up Wettlaufer eight times for a lifetime. The court also condemned her for years of cell punishment for multiple attempts at murder and heavy abuse.
The nurse declared himself to have seen himself as an instrument of God, but ultimately expressed regret. One of the relatives called it a waste of time, paper and oxygen. 'Arpad Horvath Jr. Said 'her conscience becomes her prison and she will wreck it away. '