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

murder,

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

Patient discussion about murder

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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The police said the alleged murderer purchased a pistol with the intention of killing Muneeb and on March 2 when Muneeb left his office, he started chasing him.
The police said that the alleged murderer purchased a pistol with the intention of killing Muneeb and on March 2, when Muneeb left his office, he started chasing him.
However, the State Bank of Pakistan stated that there has been no bank account found of alleged murderer, Imran.
He said that public-hanging of the girl's murderer would deter future offenders to commit such a heinous crime.
The mass murderer typically expects to die and frequently does in what amounts to a mass homicide-personal suicide.
With teary eyes and a wavering voice, Dr Nargis said her son's murderer is still an absconder, claiming that their tribal elders are sheltering the killer in order to protect the family name.
A murderer kills one person while with a plunderer, many people die of hunger because of the plunder,' Lacson told reporters.
Rather than judge himself and others as individuals, the murderer judged people (himself included) as members of a group, whether based on race or gender.
Other killers who have gone on the run over the past year include murderer Paul Flint, who walked out of Ford and was recaptured after four months.
The other thing the 'exceptional' murderer thesis states is that women and children are both incomprehensible, and thus completely inhuman, when they kill.
YOUR correspondent Peter Curtis raises the issue of murderers who, on release, kill again (Views of the North, June 20 & 17).
According to him, a murderer is a murderer and one cannot say that he is an Albanian, Macedonian or Roma without him being identified first.