Herbert and Catherine Schaible of Philadelphia face more than a decade in prison for the January 2009 pneumonia death of 2-year-old Kent.
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On Feb. 19, 2014, the Schaibles were sentenced to to three and a half to seven years in state prison.
Herbert and Catherine Schaible of Northeast Philadelphia went on trial Tuesday for involuntary manslaughter. Prosecutors argue that they allowed their toddler son to die by turning to prayer rather than medical attention.
The Schaibles are members of a church that preaches forgoing medical care in favor of prayer and faith healing.