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French mother shot and set on fire in street by husband

A 31-year-old French mother died after she was shot in the legs and set on fire in a street near Bordeaux by her estranged husband who was arrested by police soon after the attack.  

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Woman refugee 'stabbed in eye' in France amid delays in UK ruling

An Afghan rape victim who fled to France en-route for Britain was allegedly tracked down and stabbed in one eye in an assault by her husband while she waited in vain for official permission to join her sister, a British national, as part of a family reunion.

French court rejects release of violence victim who killed husband

Court dismisses conditional release of Jacqueline Sauvage, jailed for 10 years for murder but given partial pardon by President Hollande.

French woman freed after killing abusive husband

Bernadette Dimet, 60, was given 5-year suspended sentence in trial that followed presidential pardon of another woman who killed husband.

President Hollande pardons woman jailed for killing abusive husband

Jacqueline Sauvage, aged 68, had been jailed for 10 years for shooting her husband who had abused her for decades.