Nadja Benaissa
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HIV positive German popstar Nadja Benaissa sentenced

An HIV-positive German popstar accused of infecting a former partner with the virus has been given a two-year suspended sentence.

Nadja Benaissa, 28, admitted having unprotected sex and keeping her HIV status secret, but denied deliberately infecting anyone.

The No Angels singer was found guilty of causing bodily harm to one man, and of two cases of attempted bodily harm.

The BBC's Tristana Moore explains what happened in court.

  • 26 Aug 2010
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