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Kentucky Man Who Killed His 2 Sisters Sentenced To 20-Year Term

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HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (Kentucky New Era) -- A Kentucky man convicted of murdering his two sisters was sentenced today to 20 years in prison.

Robert J. Rogers, 66, was convicted Tuesday on two counts of murder. Judge John Atkins acknowledged that Rogers was mentally ill but ruled he was not insane when he killed his sisters Joanne Rogers and Fances Carolyn Coleman.

Robert Rogers' attorney Clay Beineke said he was disappointed with the outcome.

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