Sahar Shafia confided physical, emotional abuse to teachers

Three teachers at a Montreal high school saw troubling signs that Sahar Shafia (inset), one of three teenaged sisters allegedly murdered by her family, was a victim of physical and psychological abuse at home, a murder trial has heard. The teachers from Antoine-de Saint-Exupéry school in St. Leonard testified in succession Thursday, offering a catalogue of complaints that they said they heard from Sahar about violence and torment she suffered at the hands of family members, particularly her older brother and father.

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