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United Kingdom

8 June 2006

BBC News

A woman who shot her husband dead as she danced to a Shania Twain song has been convicted of his murder. Linda West, 49, said she was drunkenly dancing to the song, Man! I Feel Like A Woman, when the shotgun went off. But the prosecution said West had loaded up the gun and deliberately shot Gregory West, 45, at their Southampton flat in May last year. West was found guilty by a jury on Thursday after a two-and-a-half week trial at Winchester Crown Court. Shot in... (

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