Six days before her death, Aasiya Hassan, of Orchard Park, New York, prepared an affidavit for her divorce describing nine years of physical abuse. Her husband, Muzzammil Hassan, is accused of her murder. For his defense, he plans to claim that he was the battered spouse.
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