double murder

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double murder

The unlawful killing of two or more people, which, in the US, is typically punished by back-to-back life sentences.
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Rabit is facing charges of double homicide and physical injuries.
He aims to clarify particular moral, political and legal responsibilities for the double homicide by reconstructing the night of January 15, 1919, in order to reveal those who killed the anti-war activists.
He and Lauren, a pharmacy technician, checked in at the Circus Circus Hotel only to later learn of the double homicide.
Valencia, who is only in the city for vacation from the United States, will be facing charges of reckless imprudence resulting in double homicide.
The bus driver Ricky Aban Deloso, 42, of Mabini, Compostela Valley, is now under police custody and may be facing charges of reckless driving resulting to double homicide.
The murder of a pregnant woman is classified as a "double homicide."
The deaths of the athlete and the woman, a criminal justice advocate, were being investigated as a double homicide, police said Tuesday.
The city's medical examiner has yet to determine the cause of death, be it a double homicide or a suicide pact.
The culprits charged with the heinous crime of committing double homicide should be brought to book immediately (in case medical reports confirm her being pregnant).
After trial, the lower court convicted Danny of double homicide instead of double murder, and sentenced him, for each homicide, to imprisonment ranging from four years, two months and one day, minimum, to eight years and one day, plus the proper indemnity to the heirs of the deceased, and costs.
The double homicide brings the total count of child murders in Cambodia to six so far this year, according to James McCabe, head of the Child Protection Unit.