The state court in Bielefeld, which convicted the suspect in the case last year, confirmed the death, German news agency dpa reported.
Since the beginning of the year, some 50 people, mainly government detractors, have been abducted and tortured in Zimbabwe, but it is not easy to say who could be behind these heinous crimes.
Officials say "marijuana poisoning" is on the rise as kids and teenagers have easy access to cannabis-laced brownies, while the medical community is split over whether to call “too much of the drug” an overdose or a case of poisoning.
Alexander Petrov and Ruslan Boshirov, two suspected members of Russian military intelligence, are accused of trying to kill former Russian spy Skripal and his daughter with the Novichok nerve agent in March.
The UK is now examining some 700 visas issued to Russians after the poisoning of the former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter
Britain says Yulia and her father, Sergei Skripal - a former Russian spy - were poisoned with a nerve agent. London blames Moscow for the attack. Russia denies the allegation which has plunged relations with the West to a post-Cold War low.
The confrontation between Russia and Britain over the poisoning of a spy and his daughter in England took on a rather unusual turn at the UNSC, with references to Sherlock and Alice and Wonderland bandied about.
It's been more than three weeks since ex-spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter were poisoned with a nerve agent in the English city of Salisbury. In response, more than 100 Russian diplomats were expelled from dozens of states around the world.
NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg announces the expulsion of seven Russian diplomats and that the Russian mission to NATO will be decreased from 30 to 20 as a punishment for the poisoning of ex-spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter in the UK.
Russia says it won't respond to Britain's calls to explain its role in the UK spy poisoning attack until it receives samples of the chemical at the centre of the incident.
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