South Africa: Call to Drop Newlywed Killing Charge

November 18, 2014 5:00 PM

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The lawyer for a British businessman accused of arranging the murder of his wife during their honeymoon in South Africa says he will call for the case to be dismissed on Wednesday.

Shrien Dewani's lawyer, Francois van Zyl, said he plans to file an application to a Cape Town court on the basis that state prosecutors failed to prove that his client had planned his wife's murder. The prosecution is expected to file their response on Friday, with the court likely to hear the appea...

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