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contract killing

A homicide arranged by one or more persons or parties through an agreement (“contract”) with another person or party, to kill one or more target individuals in exchange for money or other consideration.
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He said that law enforcement operations such as the one code-named the Killers, which saw arrests of various people allegedly involved in high-profile contract murders in recent years, did not suit certain politicians who used to play certain roles within the state.
This allows them to launder huge amounts of money, smuggle drugs and stolen vehicles, and import criminals to carry out contract murders and fraud,'' Alexander said.
The book is a "how-to" manual for contract murders.
Similarly, over the last several years, law enforcement has encountered an increasing number of organized criminal groups that are actively involved in drug trafficking, money laundering, political corruption, and even contract murders.
Embassy in Sofia released a list of about 140 contract murders in Bulgaria between 1993 and 2008.
The province has been plagued by frequent contract murders and other violence.
One of the men recognized a police officer from the police unit fighting with gangsters and contract murders and openly called for violence against police officers.
A part of crimes are contract murders," the lawmaker said.
The guns were last night being examined by ballistics experts to see if they have been used in a spate of contract murders over the past three years.
62 contract murders and life attempts were reported in Kyrgyzstan since 2000.
Those who issue fatwas calling for murder of journalists and artists, and those who contract murders of reporters should belong to the same category of offenders.