ELIZABETH --A judge sentenced a New Jersey man to three consecutive life terms Friday in the slaying of a woman and her two young children. Alturik Francis was convicted of murder in February in the deaths of 32-year-old neighbor Majuly Collins, her 4-year-old son, and her 18-month-old daughter.
The Elizabeth resident was also convicted of raping Collins and molesting and stabbing her cousin. She testifed against him.
Francis' attorney plans to appeal.
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