The nanny of a sex-toy entrepreneur appeared in court in London in January 2011 on a charge of "administering poison with intent to annoy".
Alison Cox, 33, was accused of spiking her boss Jacqueline Gold's soup on three occasions with salt, sugar and windscreen wiper fluid.
A toxicologist said the case was unusual because the substances used were unlikely to be harmful. Another expert said that possible side effects could depend on the brand of wiper fluid used.
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