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Attorney David Touger, left, speaks on behalf of defendant Renato Seabra, right, at State Supreme court, Friday, June 3, 2011, in New York. (credit: Louis Lanzano/AP Photo)

Portuguese Model Renato Seabra Plans Insanity Defense In Times Square Hotel Castration Slaying

Seabra’s lawyers filed notice that he plans to argue he was so mentally ill that he didn’t know what he was doing was wrong.

06/03/2011

Renato Seabra

Portuguese Model Awaiting Arraignment In Hotel Slaying

A Portuguese male model has been charged with murder in the slaying of a celebrity Portuguese television journalist, who was found castrated and bludgeoned to death in a New York City hotel, police said Monday.

01/10/2011