"A mother who killed her children?" said Pellegrini, who sought the maximum possible prison term, 40 to 80 years. "How can she be a seven out of 10?"
Mother gets 30 to 80 years in sons' bathtub drownings →
But Assistant District Attorney Lisa Pellegrini says Witherspoon faked a seizure at the scene then lied about the drugs he'd used that day.
Man gets 5 to 10 years in crash that killed professor →