Prosecutors have dropped a murder charge against a George Town woman accused of killing her boyfriend in February this year.
Dimity Nancy Brown, 20, had pleaded not guilty to stabbing 21-year-old Aidan Andrew Dawson twice to the stomach and once to the upper chest in an altercation at their Agnes Street home.
Mr Dawson later died in in the Launceston General Hospital.
This morning in the Launceston Supreme Court, the charge of murder was dropped.
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