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Actor Shelley Malil Sentenced to Life Behind Bars for Stabbing Ex

December 17, 2010 (8:33 am) GMT
After three weeks of trial, the judge at San Diego County Superior Court ruled that the '40-Year-Old Virgin' actor would serve a life sentence.
Actor Shelley Malil Sentenced to Life Behind Bars for Stabbing Ex

Actor Shelley Malil has been sentenced to life imprisonment after he was convicted for the attempted murder of his ex-girlfriend. "40 Year-Old Virgin" star was found guilty of viciously stabbing Kendra Beebe after a three-week trial in September.

Malil claimed he had never intended to hurt Beebe and had acted in self defense when he lashed out in the dark during the incident in 2008, stabbing her more than 20 times. He told the jury at California's San Diego County Superior Court that he thought he was being attacked from behind following a bust-up with Beebe's pal David Maldonado.

He was also found guilty on a charge of assault with a deadly weapon. Malil, 45, was sentenced in court on Thursday, December 16 when Judge Harry Eilas ordered him to serve life behind bars, with the possibility of parole in nine years' time.

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