Martin's attorney, Jill Evans, said the question before the Supreme Court is whether "the prosecution (was) barred by double jeopardy from retrying Appellant for first degree murder
after a conviction of second degree murder in a prior trial?"
Battle, a co-conspirator, is charged with one felony count of first degree murder
and three felony counts of attempted first degree murder
"Today, a 48-year old Fredericton man was charged with four counts of first degree murder
in this incident.
Judd said the teen has rightly been charged with a capital offense, first degree murder
, which in the state can mean death penalty.
Magoon and Jordan were convicted of first degree murder
of Jordan's six-year old daughter, Meika.
The instruction is designed for first degree murders
committed after May 24, 1994, when the legislature omitted the possibility of parole for anyone convicted of First Degree Murder
The baby's grandmother, Angela Small, initially was also charged with first degree murder
for not trying to save the baby.
US prosecutors will need a smoking gun to convict an Irish nanny of first degree murder
, it was claimed last night.
First degree murder
charges were dropped against a Brantford man after a judge ruled lack of evidence.
(720 ILCS 5/9-1) An offender can face life imprisonment if they are 18 years of age and are found guilty of the first degree murder
of a physician, psychologist, nurse, advanced practice nurse, or physician assistant.
It was later found Mrs Parnell had advanced heart disease - but Whitfield still faces first degree murder
The jury of six men and six women at the Middlesex County Superior Court in Woburn, Massachusetts, will have to decide whether Entwistle is guilty of first degree murder
if he acted with deliberate premeditation and malice; guilty of second degree murder if he intended to cause death or grievous bodily harm; or not guilty.