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An irregularly weighted hollow-tipped bullet that tumbles on entry into the body, causing massive tissue destruction, by adding a rotational component to its trajectory
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Dumdum, Lowe, and Avolio (2002) completed a later study that was an update to the work of Lowe et al.
But the jury took just over an hour to reject his protestations of innocence and unanimously convict him of possessing prohibited ammunition -the dumdums -possessing three further bullets without a firearms certificate and having various types of ammunition on him without lawful authority or reasonable excuse during the flight.
Technically, Goodwin could not have been killed by a dumdum bullet.
Sikdar, first contested and won from the Dumdum constituency in 1998 with a margin of 139,000 votes and then in 1999 with a margin of 136,000 votes.
While the High Court would likely consider the plight of Cebu City judges, Dumdum said judges want to make sure that they won't be penalized for failure to resolve cases on time.
Dumdum has published five books of poems and three books of essays.
A FORMER airport security officer who sparked an alert when he flew into London from America carrying dumdum bullets in his jacket pocket was jailed for nine months yesterday.
That decision now rests on Cebu City Regional Trial Court (RTC) Branch 7 Judge Simeon Dumdum who submitted for resolution yesterday the plea of Aying's parents to extend his order allowing the young athlete to play.
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THE family of a man shot dead on the Tube by police yesterday demanded to know if dumdum bullets were used.
But you have to be pretty dumdum not to realise that this was bound to give rise to suspicions,press clamour and embarr assing questions in the House of Commons.
There was just a typographical error in the day the TRO was issued," Judge Dumdum said.