Man proposes in court to girlfriend accused of stabbing him 13 times

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NIZHNEKAMSK, Russia (KAKE) -

A Russian man whose girlfriend stabbed him 13 times proposes to her in court and begged a judge to let her go.

Daily Mail reports the man nearly died and only survived because he was able to flee the scene. He spend three weeks in the hospital. 

At her sentencing, the man, named Shakur, proposed and asked the judge for leniency so they could arrange their marriage.

The judge reportedly postponed the sentencing.

The woman faces up to six years in prison. She pleaded guilty to the stabbing but denied she intended to kill her boyfriend and said she was drunk at the time.