Nadja Benaissa
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German pop star 'sorry' for having unprotected sex

The German pop singer Nadja Benaissa has confessed to having unprotected sex without warning her lovers that she was HIV-positive during the opening of her trial in Darmstadt.

The 28-year-old is accused of causing grievous bodily harm. She apologised as she appeared in court.

If convicted, Ms Benaissa faces a prison sentence ranging from six months to 10 years.

Tristana Moore reports.

  • 16 Aug 2010