murder in the first degree

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  • murder in the first degree — murder with intent to kill, pre meditated murder …   English contemporary dictionary

  • murder in the first degree — Murder with malice aforethought, the unique characteristic of which is deliberation or premeditation, a design or purpose to take life. 26 Am J1st Homi § 38 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • murder in the second degree — The killing of a person by intent but without premeditation or deliberation, or, as otherwise stated, without malice aforethought or express malice. 26 Am J1st Homi § 38. Roughly stated, any offense of murder not in the first degree. Murder… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Murder in the First — theatrical poster Directed by Marc Rocco …   Wikipedia

  • In the 1st Degree — Infobox VG| title = In the 1st Degree developer = Adair Armstrong publisher = Brøderbund released = 1995 genre = Adventure game modes = Single player platforms = Windows 3.1, Windows 95, Macintosh media = CD In the 1st Degree is an interactive… …   Wikipedia

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  • first degree murder — Murder committed with deliberately premeditated malice aforethought, or with extreme atrocity or cruelty, or in the commission or attempted commission of a crime punishable with death or imprisonment for life, is murder in the first degree. State …   Black's law dictionary

  • first degree murder — Murder committed with deliberately premeditated malice aforethought, or with extreme atrocity or cruelty, or in the commission or attempted commission of a crime punishable with death or imprisonment for life, is murder in the first degree. State …   Black's law dictionary

  • first degree — first de gree n 1.) [C usually singular] BrE used to talk about a university degree such as a BA or a BSc, obtained by people who do not already have a degree 2.) murder in the first degree AmE first degree murder …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • first degree — first de gree n 1.) [C usually singular] BrE used to talk about a university degree such as a BA or a BSc, obtained by people who do not already have a degree 2.) murder in the first degree AmE first degree murder …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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