murder charge

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Noun1.murder charge - an indictment charging someone with murder
bill of indictment, indictment - a formal document written for a prosecuting attorney charging a person with some offense
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It wasn't your fault that it isn't a murder charge."
You kept the president of the South-western Amalgamated Association of Miners in jail for three years on trumped-up murder charges, and with him out of the way you broke up the association.
The felony murder charge is provided for in Illinois criminal statutes.
She has not yet entered a plea to the murder charge and was previously remanded in custody.
class="font-size--16City lawyer Assa Nyakundi's murder case was adjourned again on Friday to enable him challenge the legality of a murder charge that the Director of Public Prosecution is pursuing.
Following this, Kalpana Tiwari, wife of the deceased Apple Executive approached the court to frame a murder charge against Kumar.
CHRISTCHURCH -- A right-wing extremist who filmed himself rampaging through two mosques in the quiet New Zealand city of Christchurch killing 49 worshippers appeared in court on a murder charge Saturday.
ACQUITTED: District and Sessions Judge (D and SJ) Chaudhry Tariq Javed, in his first-ever judgment in Urdu language, acquitted an accused, Shafiq alias Babu, of the murder charge.
An Arizona jury Thursday acquitted former Mesa police officer of a murder charge in the 2016 fatal shooting of an unarmed man named Daniel Shaver outside his hotel room, while officers were responding to a call that someone in the hotel was pointing a gun out a window.
A Springfield woman was released from the Lane County Jail on Thursday evening after a judge agreed to drop a murder charge filed against her two days earlier.
The accused's lawyer, Savvas Matsas, is trying to have the attempted murder charge dropped based on the argument that Demetriou was under the influence of drugs when the incident occurred.
An Egyptian court on Saturday dismissed the murder charge against Mubarak over the deaths of protesters during the country's 2011 uprising.