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Domestic Violence Murder Case Ends with Suspended Death Sentence

As China edges towards greater legal protections for sufferers of domestic abuse, a Sichuan court passed a suspended death sentence against one prominent victim on Friday. Li Yan killed her husband in 2010 after he reportedly burned her with cigarettes, locked her out on their balcony in winter, cut off part of her finger, and finally threatened her with an air rifle. She was sentenced

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