She wept when the verdict was read in court in Darmstadt, near Frankfurt, Der Spiegel writes.
"It will always be painful for me," she said yesterday in her final statement, noting how her former lover was suffering. "I wish I could turn back time and make it not have happened."
She denied intentionally trying to infect anyone, saying she believed there was little chance of passing the virus. She was concerned that publicizing her infection might harm her daughter and the band, CNN reports, citing the Bild newspaper.
(Posted by Michael Winter)
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