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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The Court of Appeal has upheld sentences of up to 35 years for political assassination and contract killing.
A MAN brought from Spain to face trial in connection with the contract killing of a Teesside drug dealer 11 years ago was due in court today.
Where are his concerns for programming before the watershed - ie the nasty goings-on of East Enders, including a contract killing?
The series tells the story of hapless bouncers Max and Paddy who were last seen speeding away from the Phoenix club after a bungled contract killing.
Three Russians, whose bodies were found in a Cyprus villa bath, were victims of a contract killing, reports said yesterday.
The flamboyant former restaurateur and convicted drugs money courier was gunned down in a suspected contract killing in his plush home in Jesmond, Newcastle .
A MECHANIC thought two alleged hit men were burning their clothes after a contract killing, a court heard.
THE case against a man accused of trying to arrange a pounds 10,000 contract killing of his estranged wife was adjourned yesterday.
But the idea of contract killing for laughs never quite gels and the finale is wildly misjudged.
He swears he will get Charles Harrelson - currently serving two consecutive life sentences for the contract killing of a judge - out of jail.
He was actively involved in extortion, smuggling, kidnapping and contract killing, a police official revealed.
And he insisted he knew nothing about the alleged contract killing of the car dealer and drugs criminal.