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Hand-chopping husband sentenced to 14 years in jail, ordered to pay ex-wife he mutilated
Hand-chopping husband sentenced to 14 years in jail, ordered to pay ex-wife he mutilated
A high-profile crime of jealousy, kidnapping and mutilation in Russia is one step closer to an end after a court in Moscow Region sentenced a man to a lengthy jail term for chopping off the hands of his now-ex-wife.

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