murder charge

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n murder charge an indictment charging someone with murder
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Usage

In literature:

Is it worse than charging you with three separate attempts to murder me?
"The Dark Star" by Robert W. Chambers
But where there will be no witnesses to charge the winner with murder.
"Shaman" by Robert Shea
The murderers were too thrifty to be at funeral charges for their victims.
"The Best of the World's Classics, Restricted to Prose, Vol. X (of X) - America - II, Index" by Various
One was charged with treason, the other with murder; conviction, in either case, meant death.
"A Breath of Prairie and other stories" by Will Lillibridge
Only a little while ago the lawyers had got him off from the charge of murder, after long delays.
"The Flockmaster of Poison Creek" by George W. Ogden
Sheriff Johnny Behan charged the Earps with participation in robberies and wilful cognizance of murders.
"When the West Was Young" by Frederick R. Bechdolt
I charge you with the murder of Leslie Grey.
"The Hound From The North" by Ridgwell Cullum
The son, who was always quarrelling with the rest of the family, was arrested on the doctor's report and charged with murder.
"The Harmsworth Magazine, v. 1, 1898-1899, No. 2" by Various
You might have been charged with wilful murder, if she had died, or with intent to murder.
"Name and Fame" by Adeline Sergeant
But no murder, do not charge me with murder.
"A Noble Woman" by Ann S. Stephens
The idea of that man charging you with attempting to murder him!
"Through Russian Snows" by G. A Henty
We got you on a murder charge now.
"Thin Edge" by Gordon Randall Garrett
As you have heard, the prisoner at the bar is charged with the crime of wilful murder.
"The Queen Against Owen" by Allen Upward
I charge you with the peril of twelve men, arrested for murder, and on trial for their lives.
"The Trial of Theodore Parker" by Theodore Parker
Bryce had taken him in hand and given him a job after Orillo fled from a murder charge in South Africa.
"The Man Who Staked the Stars" by Charles Dye
Mr. Harrison disappears, three people are charged with his murder and hanged.
"A History of Witchcraft in England from 1558 to 1718" by Wallace Notestein
How could I let Ruth marry a man who had been charged with murder and who got off because there wasn't evidence enough to convict?
"Doubloons--and the Girl" by John Maxwell Forbes
Why add murder or mayhem to the list of charges when you gain nothing?
"The Scarlet Lake Mystery" by Harold Leland Goodwin
You are charged with murder, and you have heard the evidence that has been given.
"The Book of Buried Treasure" by Ralph D. Paine
I was not charging Chermside with murder.
"A Traitor's Wooing" by Headon Hill
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In news:

On Nov, 13, 2012, for a murder charge.
For his murder charge in the death of 27-year-old Bethany Ann Deaton.
Constitutionality of teen's murder charge questioned.
Brandyn LePage faces a murder charge in connection with.
Clifford Palmer, age 46, is held on $1 million bail on a murder charge.
A Philadelphia woman will stand trial on murder charges for allegedly performing a fatal cosmetic procedure on a London dancer at an airport hotel.
A man facing attempted murder charges now wants new representation in court.
BANGKOK (AP) — Investigators say they plan to file murder charges against Thailand's former prime minister and his deputy in the first prosecutions of officials for their roles in a deadly 2010 crackdown on anti-government protests.
Ex-Thai PM will face murder charges over crackdown .
I nvestigators say they plan to file murder charges against Thailand's former prime minister and his deputy in the first prosecutions of officials for their roles in a deadly 2010 crackdown on anti-government protests.
Investigators say they plan to file murder charges against Thailand's former prime minister and his deputy in the first prosecutions of officials for their roles in a deadly 2010 crackdown on anti-government protests.
Raheem Ford, 19, could face murder charge if victim dies.
Hayward was convicted of a first-degree murder charge of Tribune news carrier Daniel DeStefano and is currently on death row.
34-year-old Brian Peterson held without bond on open murder charge.
Toronto Police lay first- degree murder charges.
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