Photos: The Hudson family slayings
William Balfour, who was convicted by a Cook County jury in May in the 2008 murders of singer Jennifer Hudson's mother, brother and nephew, was sentenced to three consecutive life sentences without the possibility of parole.
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Amy E. Thompson
Assistant Public Defender Amy E. Thompson, middle, following the sentencing of William Balfour at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse in Chicago. William Balfour, convicted of killing Oscar-winner Jennifer Hudson's mother, brother and nephew, was sentenced to 3 life sentences.