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Wednesday, April 26, 2000

Alberta: Girl expected to recover
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EDMONTON - An eight-year-old girl who was stabbed at her home is expected to recover fully. Police said yesterday they have charged her mother with attempted murder and possession of a weapon. The mother, 42, was remanded in custody after a court appearance yesterday for a psychiatric assessment. A judge also issued a publication ban on the girl's name. The girl, who was stabbed several times on Monday, was listed in stable condition yesterday.

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