François Hollande pardons woman who killed violent husband

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French President François Hollande

François Hollande pardons woman who killed violent husband


French president François Hollande granted the presidential grace to Jacqueline Sauvage who killed her violent and abusive husband after 47 years of domestic hell.

“In the face of an exceptional human situation, the president wanted to make it possible for Mrs. Sauvage to return to her family as soon as possible," said the presidential press release.

On September 10, 2012, after being beaten yet again by her husband, Norbert Marot, she took up the family's hunting gun and shot him three ti...


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