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Hong Kong 'milkshake murderer' loses appeal against conviction

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American housewife Nancy Kissel, dubbed the "milkshake murderer", on Tuesday lost an appeal against her second conviction in Hong Kong for the 2003 murder of her banker husband. 

This file photo taken on August 4, 2005 shows US citizen Nancy Kissel leaving the High Court during her murder trial in Hong Kong

The 49-year-old expatriate, serving a life sentence since 2005, was found guilty of drugging her husband -- a senior executive at US bank Merrill Lynch -- with a sedative-laced strawberry drink before clubbing him to death with a lead ornament in their luxury home.

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