Elizabeth Hart-Browne and Stephen Rayner, who she stabbed to death A woman who stabbed her abusive partner to death with a kitchen knife in a champagne-fuelled frenzy has been cleared of his murder.Elizabeth Hart-Browne, 27, declared 'I have just killed the man I love' after plunging a large kitchen knife into Stephen Rayner's neck at their flat in Acton last September.
Entire street go on holiday together to unite neighboursShe denied murdering her boyfriend of six years saying she believed he was going to kill her as he had threatened to do in the past.She has told jurors during a six-week trial that he would turn DESIGNERS REMIX green Maxi dress EMMIE into Britain's 'most violent' prisoner Charles Bronson, during attacks on her.An Old Bailey jury deliberated for 15 hours to find the mother-of-two not guilty of murder.Ms Hart-Browne stabbed Steohen Rayner with a large kitchen knife A court heard how the jeweller launched the attack after returning to their flat from a party with her children sleeping just yards away.
She then staggered outside and collapsed in a pool of blood before phoning the police.Ukip could stand aside to help pro-Brexit MPs winProsecutors had claimed she could not control her emotions towards Mr Rayner and was driven by 'paranoid jealousy' fuelled by him using Tinder to have affairs.Jurors heard how she had stabbed her partner twice before but still acquitted the defendant.The mother claimed she had picked up the knife during a violent Shift Dresses struggle and 'forgot' she was holding it when the blows were struck.Hart-Browne wept as she was cleared of murder today The couple had a history of abuse and Mr Rayner was ordered Dolce&Gabbana brown Sunglasses by a court to complete a domestic abuse programme after an attack outside a nightclub in 2012.
The mother told a jury she had even taken out life insurance in 2015 in the belief her partner would kill her.But Rayner told friends that he had once had to wrestle a knife off Hart-Browne and on another occasion she had slashed his right arm.The defendant has been held in custody since the night of the stabbing. She will now be hoping to be reunited with her children when she is released from prison.She denied murder.