Judge: Leatrice Brewer, New Cassel mom who drowned her kids, can't get estate money

A judge ruled that a New Cassel mother who drowned her children can't get a share of their estate. Leatrice Brewer was seeking a portion of the $350,000 settlement that her children's fathers got

News 12 Staff

Nov 7, 2013, 3:53 AM

Updated 3,875 days ago

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A judge ruled that a New Cassel mother who drowned her children can't get a share of their estate.

Leatrice Brewer was seeking a portion of the $350,000 settlement that her children's fathers got from the county.

Today, a judge ruled that her conduct was morally wrong and that she could not "financially benefit from that action."

Brewer was found not guilty due to mental illness.


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