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The unlawful killing of a human being by another with malice aforethought, either express or implied


n the intentional termination of another human being's life through physical (violent), chemical (poisoning, illicit drugs, etc.), or neglectful (abusive) means.

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Q. My friend is imprisoned for a planned murder. My friend is imprisoned for a planned murder. Family and friend assumes that he is bipolar, but as yet he is not been diagnosed. He has answered yes to all the questions in a questionnaire to indicate bipolar. Bipolar do commit murder often and would he have been manic when he did it?

A. It is not uncommon for someone suffering with bipolar to commit crimes, mostly this happens in a manic state. His family can talk to his lawyer about getting him a pychological evaluation, if he is dagnosed bipolar they can begin to treat him. He will still be responsible for his actions but they can work with him to make him better. Good luck

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In capital murder cases, however, they are also grilled about their feelings regarding the death penalty.
The 21-year-old suspect, a member of an anti-white, anti-law enforcement hate group, was charged with Capital Murder, Second-Degree Burglary, and Grand Larceny.
Malvo was convicted of two counts of capital murder in the October 14, 2002, killing of FBI analyst Linda Franklin outside a store in Falls Church, Virginia.
He was convicted of two counts of capital murder in the killing of FBI analyst Linda Franklin in Falls Church, Virginia, on October 14 last year.
soldier on Monday was found guilty of all four counts, including terrorism and capital murder, in connection with a sniper spree which left 10 people dead and terrified residents in Washington, Virginia and Maryland last year.
Muhammad faces two counts of capital murder for the shooting of Dean Harold Meyers,53,on October 9, 2002.
From a Reuters on-line article datelined Houston on State District Judge Lon Harper, who was reprimanded for cleaning two Colt Model 1873 revolvers during a capital murder trial last year: "`Almost all the judges carry guns.
According to the motion, the available evidence (including a newly-commissioned expert's report) indicated that "it is probable Willis did not commit capital murder.
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Meyers said Texas should reform how it approaches sentencing in capital murder cases.
HOUSTON (AP) -- A 23-year-old man has pleaded guilty to attempted capital murder for a 2013 stabbing rampage on a Houston-area community college campus that wounded 14 people.
If convicted of capital murder, Akhter could face the death penalty.

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