Two women who kicked a newlywed to death outside a Santa Ana nightclub begged her family for forgiveness Friday and then fought tears as they were each sentenced to six years in prison.
Candace Brito and Vanesa Zavala were convicted in July of felony manslaughter but acquitted on far more serious charges of second-degree murder in a case that drew national attention, in part because of initial reports that bystanders watched or filmed the brawl on their smartphones instead of intervening.
"If I could change it all, I would. I can't imagine the pain you have all suffered," Brito told Kim Pham's family.
"I've prayed for each of you, even prayed to Kim for...