Slovenian woman who sawed off own hand for insurance money found guilty of fraud

A Slovenian court pronounced a woman guilty of deliberately sawing off her own hand as part of an insurance scam. Julija Adlesic, 22, had taken out five insurance policies in the year before her injury. She had claimed it happened as she cut branches. Adlesic stood to gain more than US$ 1.16 million in payouts. […]