Verdict reached in cyanide murder case

A US researcher has been found guilty of first degree murder for the cyanide poisoning of his wife, a leading neurologist at the University of Pittsburgh.

The jury, which deliberated for two days, found Dr Robert Ferrante laced his 41-year old wife Dr Autumn Klein’s creatine energy drink with cyanide that he had bought with a university credit card.

Dr Ferrante, 66, claimed he was using the cyanide for stem cell experiments he