Nancy Kissel, accused of murdering her banker husband, broke down in a Hong Kong court today after saying that she wasn’t able to help their daughter and said she tried to protect herself from abuse by spiking his drinks.
Abu Qatada, the Islamic cleric the U.K. is trying to deport to Jordan on terror charges, will voluntarily return to his home country if the two governments adopt a treaty that guarantees him a fair trial.
Two London-based lawyers can appear for Nancy Kissel and prosecutors in her retrial for the murder of her Merrill Lynch & Co. banker husband, Hong Kong Judge Robert Tang said, rejecting the opposition of the local bar.
Dow Kim, a former Merrill Lynch & Co. head of trading and investment banking, was sued over $2 million in compensation claimed against the Diamond Lake Investment Group hedge fund venture that he started and dropped.
Nancy Kissel , the Merrill Lynch & Co. banker’s wife who won a retrial for his murder in Hong Kong, was convicted again unanimously and sentenced to life in prison yesterday, more than seven years after the crime.