A husband and three men are due to face trial at the Old Bailey accused of killing a young mother in a machete attack which left her with a severed hand.
Geeta Aulakh, 28, was found bleeding in Braund Avenue, Greenford, west London, in November last year,
Mrs Aulakh was attacked after leaving work at Sunrise Radio where she was a receptionist.
Her husband Harpreet Aulakh, 32, of Chesterton Close, Greenford, and Sher Singh, 19, of Wren Avenue, Southall, Harpreet Singh, 20, of Elmwood Road, Slough, and Jaswant Dhillon, 30, of High Road, Ilford, east London, deny murder.
Jurors are expected to be chosen for the four week trial.