It took about a minute for her to hear the words that will keep her behind bars, possibly until her death.
"I'm hereby sentencing you to a term of imprisonment for the rest of your life," said Taylor Circuit Court Judge Dan Kelly.
The courtroom was quiet.
Kathleen Wise, 61, formerly of 4203 Bengal Road in Campbellsville, was sentenced to serve life in prison on Friday after a jury found her guilty last month. Jurors said she killed her husband with a morphine overdose.