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Tia Skinner (Credit: Michigan Department of Corrections)

Young Woman Again Sentenced To Life In Dad’s Death

A judge was free to give Tia Skinner a shot at parole but settled again on a sentence that means she’ll never leave prison.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/11/2013

Tia Skinner (Credit: Michigan Department of Corrections)

No-Parole Sentence Thrown Out In Deadly Knife Attack On Parents

Tia Skinner’s life sentence will be revisited because the U.S. Supreme Court banned mandatory no-parole sentences for teens convicted of murder. She was 17 at the time of the deadly attack.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/22/2013

Tia Skinner (Credit: Michigan Department of Corrections)

Teen Convicted Of Deadly Knife Attack On Parents Blames ‘Bad Temper’

A teen convicted of murdering her father and trying to kill her mother in a knife attack at their St. Clair County home says she regrets everything and blames her actions on a “bad temper.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/12/2012

Tia Skinner is seen with her  attorney in court in 2011. (credit: WWJ)

Suspects In Fatal Stabbing Due In Court Monday

An 18-year-old woman, her ex-boyfriend and his neighbor are due in a Port Huron courtroom Monday for a pre-trial hearing in a knife attack that left her father dead and her mother seriously wounded.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/10/2011

Teens Ordered To Stand Trial In Brutal Stabbings, Murder

Seventeen-year-old Tia Marie Mitchell-Skinner of Yale has been ordered to stand trial for the murder of her father and the brutal stabbing of her mother.


Mother, Son Testify In Yale Stabbing

A middle school teacher described in court Tuesday how her mortally wounded husband fended off two masked men who stabbed them in their bedroom in the middle of the night, chasing them from the home […]