homicide

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the killing of a human being by another human being

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INTRODUCTION: Homicide may be due to certain provocation on the part of the victim and/or uncontrollable impulsive emotion of the murderer, but impulsive behaviour does not force everybody to commit criminal homicide.
Assisting a suicide may be considered criminal homicide and punishable under Pakistan Penal Code.
Kevin Cleeves, 35, of Waynesboro, Pennsylvania, was charged Saturday with three counts of criminal homicide and was awaiting an extradition hearing in the Friday night deaths of 25-year-old Brandi Cleeves, 28-year-old Vincent Santucci and 55-year-old Rosemary Holma.
Brief case studies summarize the factual background and clinical findings presented during court cases involving DUI, false positive blood alcohol, drug interaction, breath alcohol measurement, bartender liability, criminal homicide, chemical injury, and workers' compensation.
Each lapse resulted in the death of at least one individual, suggesting the potential applicability of criminal homicide law.
It suggested that widespread firearms ownership may contribute to overall levels of criminal homicide.
To combat continuing problems, Bratton said he created a 90-member Criminal Homicide Investigation Group in South Bureau that focuses only on killings involving gangs.
Whitworth was arrested for attempted criminal homicide and attempted aggravated robbery.
So too the Latinos, who committed the preponderance of criminal homicide, according to Mullen.
They were found dead on April 18 at home in Lancaster County, Philadelphia, and Lippiatt was charged with criminal homicide on April 20.
When they were delivered on January 13, a baby girl survived but a twin boy was stillborn and Rowland was charged with criminal homicide.
The Supreme Court's 4-3 ruling was based in part on a 1999 state fetal homicide law that allowed prosecutors to charge those responsible for the death of an unborn child with criminal homicide.
when the defendant believes that such force is necessary to protect himself against death, serious physical injury, kidnapping, criminal homicide, burglary, robbery, deviate sexual intercourse, or sexual intercourse compelled by force or threat or an attempt to commit any of the offenses mentioned in this subsection.
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