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Josef Fritzl

Fritzl victim comes out of coma a month after escape

The 19-year-old daughter of the Austrian rape and incest offender Josef Fritzl is being eased out of the artificially induced coma she was put into more than a month ago.

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Fritzl's daughter wakes to first glimpse of world outside cellar

Thursday, 12 June 2008

The 19-year-old daughter of Austria's multiple rape and incest offender Josef Fritzl has had an emotional reunion with her family after waking from the seven-week coma she lapsed into following her escape from lifelong imprisonment in a cellar beneath her father's home.

Austria cellar daughter is reunited with family

Wednesday, 11 June 2008

One of the offspring of an Austrian man who kept his daughter confined to a basement for decades and fathered her seven children has been reunited with her family and is expected to make a good recovery, doctors and a lawyer said today.

Austria cellar daughter awakes from coma

Tuesday, 10 June 2008

The daughter of Austrian dungeon father Josef Fritzl whose admission to hospital exposed the scandal has woken from her coma, doctors said today.