Forgiving Wife?

The law courts in Pontevedra, Galicia was the scene of a battered wife defending her husband who had stabbed her.

Manuel M.G. from Lanín, aged 45, stood accused of attempted murder. Despite being divorced from his wife, they continued to live together and the woman, mother of five children, claimed that they were going to remarry.

When the woman was called to give evidence she declared that her husband, “was not guilty” even though he stabbed her twice, causing her to spend five days in hospital.

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(News, Pontevedra, Galicia, Spain)