contract killing


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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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While Mumbai's underworld transformed itself post- liberalisation and began financing construction and films, it seems to have passed on the practice of contract killings to the national capital.
Anne Trigwell was convicted of ordering the contract killing of husband Barry in a sensational case involving international hitmen, secret affairs and glamour models.
The Tokyo High Court on Thursday sentenced a man to life in prison for soliciting a person willing to kill his father over the Internet, scrapping a 20-year prison term given earlier by a lower court, while the high court maintained a 13-year prison term for a grandson who collaborated in the contract killing.
THE advertising industry comes somewhere below prostitution and above contract killing and column writing as a way to earn money, so any parent who pushes their child into such a murky world deserves punishment, no?
One of the most tantalizing theories is that Houdini was the victim of a "spiritualist contract killing.
He disappears from his bed and is later found in a nearby woods shot in the back of the head--a contract killing.
NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-5 April 2004-Four Finns arrested over contract killing - report(C)1994-2004 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.
Nothing was taken from the victim, leading to speculation that it may have been a contract killing.
Last year, following the Ayia Napa quadruple murder, reports surfaced that those behind the contract killing had been warned that the police were on to them, and this made them postpone the attempt.
Police identified the slain suspect as Maem Sarif Natangcop, alias Maymay, a member of the Bayamba Group that was allegedly involved in illegal drug trade and contract killing.
In contrast, the last contract killing reported in Delhi in 2003 was fixed for ` 10 lakh.
THE jury in the trial of two men who deny murdering a 17-year-old boy in an alleged bungled contract killing at his Cardiff home will resume their deliberations today.