'Dentist of horror' Jacobus van Nierop jailed in France


Dutchman Jacobus van Nierop 'took pleasure' in causing horrific injuries to patients in small central France town of Château-Chinon, court told.

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A Dutchman dubbed the "dentist of horror" has been sentenced to eight years in jail in France for mutilating the mouths of some 120 patients, reports the BBC.