Woman gets probation for starving son with cult

A February 14, 2006 file photo released by Seeta Khadan-Newton shows Ria Ramkissoon and her son Javon Thompson. (AP Photo/ courtesy of Seeta Khadan-Newton, File)

April 21, 2010 12:38:28 PM PDT
A woman who starved her 1-year-old son to death at the behest of a religious cult leader was given a sentence Wednesday that won't require her to serve any more jail time.