Brutal killer of former Derby woman Amy Gough has sentence increased to 15 years
A killer who beat his former Derby girlfriend to death at their home has had his sentence increased by five years.
Andrew Maling was jailed for 10 years in June at Nottingham Crown Court after being found guilty of the manslaughter of Amy Gough.
The 48-year-old had subjected Miss Gough, formerly of Sinfin, to a catalogue of violence over the years until he turned on her days before she died and inflicted the fatal injury.
His case went to the court of appeal where a judge has increased that sentence to 15 years.
The Attorney General, Jeremy Wright QC, referred Maling's sentence to the Court... read more
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