Daily Archives: December 11th, 2014

Acquittal and appeal in Dewani and Pistorius murder trials


There have been new developments this week with two prominent South African murder trials. One accused murderer is acquitted while the other faces an appeal.

After fighting extradition for three years, British businessman Shrien Dewani was cleared of his wife’s murder in a South African courtroom on Monday. He flew back to his home in the UK the following day.

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