Saturday, December 05, 2009

HIV-positive man infects wife with needle

A New Zealand man pricked his sleeping wife with a needle tainted with his blood, infecting her with the virus, court papers have revealed. "All he said [was] he was sorry. He said, 'I used needles on you because I wanted you to be the same as me so that you can live with me and you won't leave me'," the wife said in a statement. How cruelly, cruelly selfish of him.

BBC reports:
It is believed the man wanted to give her the virus, which leads to AIDS, so she would have sex with him again, the New Zealand Sunday Star-Times reported. According to the documents, the man twice pricked his wife with a sewing needle tainted with his blood. READ MORE