Dawa Lama, 23, pleaded guilty to manslaughter and faces ten years in prison as part of a plea deal. Lama will be deported to her native Nepal once she finishes her sentence.
Lama left the baby girl unattended in a trash can in the emergency room of Elmhurst Hospital Center on May 10. The child survived on life support for a week.
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