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Honeymoon murder accused has stress

A businessman accused of ordering the murder of his new wife is suffering from acute stress, a court has heard.

Shrien Dewani, 31, is accused of hiring a hitman to kill Anni, 28, on their honeymoon in South Africa.

Mr Dewani was diagnosed by a psychiatrist with an acute stress disorder and a depressive adjustment disorder, Westminster Magistrates' Court, in London, heard.

He did not attend Thursday's hearing, which was adjourned to February 8 at Belmarsh Magistrates' Court.


From Belfast Telegraph