contract killing

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a murder carried out on agreement with a hired killer

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I'll agree to that when all murder becomes ``an anachronism'' - rape murder, child murder, torture murder, murder for hire.
at trial that M regularly commits murder for hire (although the
Topics include domestic violence, the violent child, mass murder, terrorism, serial killing, murder for hire, and hate crimes.
Domingo said the Japanese yakuza has an extensive business network in the Philippines involved in drug trafficking, prostitution, illegal gambling and murder for hire.
These crimes include assault, sexual assault, felony theft, fraud, bribery, escape, bank robbery, and murder for hire.
Salvador Michael Martinez (37) had earlier pleaded guilty to the crime of attempted murder for hire after his December arrest in Mexico, where he was stationed for the DEA.
We are appalled at the callous and blatant disregard for human life that the four individuals displayed as they carried out this alleged murder for hire," said Rose Mimms, executive director of Arkansas Right to Life.
These circumstances included whether the murder involved torture, whether it was a murder for hire, or, as in McCleskey's case, whether the murder occurred during the course of another serious felony or the victim was a police officer.