"A woman in Malmö was subjected to several hours of abuse by her exman when he found pictures of another man in her mobile. He tried to drown her in the bathtub, held a pillow over her head and tried to strangle her with his hands. The prosecutor ruled that the 27-year-old man should be sentenced for attempted murder, but instead will be the verdict of four years and three months in prison for aggravated assault, reports the new york times."
"the Court must take into consideration that the man stopped his actions before the woman lost consciousness," explains Anna Shooting, acting district court judge, Malmö district court."
"– We can't draw the conclusion that he wanted that she would die or that he was indifferent to the risk that she would die, " she says to the newspaper."