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Mum left son, 2, to die in hot car for 14 hours while she slept off a hangover

A mother who left her two-year-old son to die in a hot car for 14 hours while she partied slept off a hangover has been jailed.

Ashley Howard, 21, left Caleb Hopkins in the car overnight and well into the following day just yards from where partied with friends.

Caleb was left in the car outside Howard's friend's house in Glendive, Montana, after the mum refused a lift home from her boyfriend.

Investigations found Caleb had spent 14 hours in almost direct sunlight by the time he was checked on

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