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Canada dismemberment killer had troubled childhood, his father says
Canada dismemberment killer had troubled childhood, his father says

MONTREAL (Reuters) - The Canadian man who killed and dismembered a Chinese student in 2012 was raised by a domineering mother who would get drunk on vodka and was obsessed with germs, the man's father testified on Friday, while describing himself as an alcoholic schizophrenic. Luka Magnotta, 32, has admitted killing and dismembering engineering student Jun Lin, 33, and to videotaping the acts and mailing parts of the body to several addresses. He is pleading not guilty due to mental illness. The 50-year-old father is a tall, heavyset man from Ontario who cannot be named because of a court-ordered publication ban. He told the jury in a Montreal courtroom that Magnotta and...

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