Here are some quotes from the sentencing today of Christopher Gribble, the 21-year-old man who killed Kimberly Cates and maimed her daughter in a horrific home invasion in a small New Hampshire town in 2009.
"To the murderer in this courtroom, as I've said in the past, this verdict is not justice, but I can only hope that justice will find you soon" -- David Cates, husband of Kimberly Cates and father of Jaimie Cates
"My wife and my daughter, each weighing less than 100 pounds at the time of this savage attack, were defenseless against the bloody onslaught from these gutless murderers." – David Cates
"I can't fathom how depraved a person must be to commit such a heinous murder" – David Cates
"It is nice to be able to finally meet you. You are a lovely little girl. I think it helps everybody in this courtroom, Jaimie, to finally get to meet you and see you. You are a lovely little girl, and I hope you know that this man and the other men involved in this terrible crime can never hurt you again. I hope you understand that and I wish you better days." – Hillsborough County (N.H.) Superior Court Judge Gillian Abramson, addressing Jaimie Cates
"Infinity is not enough jail time for you" – Abramson addressing Gribble
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