contract killing

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a murder carried out on agreement with a hired killer

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April 22, 2002: Blake pleads not guilty to one count of murder and two counts of solicitation of murder.
27 /PRNewswire/ -- A prominent local landlord accused of soliciting the murder of two 43rd District Court Judges pled guilty today to both counts of solicitation of murder, Attorney General Mike Cox announced today.
Incredibly, the chronicle of events and actions included murder, solicitation of murder, attempted bribery, supression of evidence, alteration of the crime scene, and the control, manipulation, and use of the media for propaganda purposes.
Blake has pleaded not guilty to one count of murder, two counts of solicitation of murder and a special circumstance of lying in wait.
This morning, Lamar County officials issued a warrant for John McNaughton "Mack" English, 26, of Barnesville, with one count of criminal solicitation of murder and seven counts of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.
When those techniques failed, the Mob resorted to threats, extortion, physical intimidation and the solicitation of murder to further their goals, they added.
He had turned and become a confidential informant working with an organized crime task force that was able to use this information to win convictions of the ringleader and five others on charges of solicitation of murder.
13 /PRNewswire/ -- Michigan Attorney General Mike Cox announced today that his office has charged Harry Javens of Troy, Michigan with two counts of Solicitation of Murder for seeking to hire the killings of two judges from Oakland County's 43rd District Court.
A Glendale man accused of involvement in an Armenian crime ring pleaded no contest Thursday to seven counts of solicitation of murder.
Blake, 70, is charged with one count of murder and two counts of solicitation of murder for the May 4, 2001, shooting death of his wife, Bonny Lee Bakley, 44.
Graber is being held on $1 million bail on suspicion of solicitation of murder.
Prosecutors said Friday that King, 42, of Newhall would be retried on six counts of solicitation of murder after a San Fernando Superior Court jury hung 11-1 in favor of convicting him.
A Van Nuys Superior Court jury found Frank Boyd Cockrell, 55, guilty of two counts of solicitation of murder, not guilty of a third, and deadlocked on a fourth count.