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French mother shot and set on fire in street by husband

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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.  

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

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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

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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

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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

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