murder indictment

Definitions

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

In literature:

The Genius and his mate returned to town hurriedly, and lay low, expecting to be indicted for murder.
"Three Elephant Power" by Andrew Barton 'Banjo' Paterson
You have been indicted of felony and murder.
"Trial of Mary Blandy"
It was probably manslaughter, but the jury sustained the indictment for murder.
"Privateering and Piracy in the Colonial Period" by Various
The indictment charges me with having killed my son because I believed him to be guilty of the murder of Mme.
"Fantômas" by Pierre Souvestre
The dead bodies were taken to the Squire's, with an indictment of wilful murder against the dog.
"Forgotten Tales of Long Ago" by E. V. Lucas
In the Latin indictment of the dead Logan this is again dwelt on; Fastcastle is only to be the safe haven of the murderers.
"James VI and the Gowrie Mystery" by Andrew Lang
But nevertheless, Bowen was indicted for the wilful murder of Jewett.
"The Trial of Theodore Parker" by Theodore Parker
It's another to be indicted for murder.
"Old Crow" by Alice Brown
Boone Logan was indicted for murder.
"Our Southern Highlanders" by Horace Kephart
Either he'll take over the whole show or I shall be indicted for murder.
"In the Whirl of the Rising" by Bertram Mitford
He is thereupon indicted for murder.
"An Essay on the Trial by Jury" by Lysander Spooner
The indictment for murder was tried before Justices Wilde, Dewey, and Hubbard.
"Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern, Vol. 9" by Various
He was indicted for wilful murder.
"Speeches, Addresses, and Occasional Sermons, Volume 3 (of 3)" by Theodore Parker
Mr. Gaines died the other day, and Melgares has been indicted for murder.
"The Delafield Affair" by Florence Finch Kelly
There were three indictments against the prisoner, two for murder and one for arson.
"The Canadian Portrait Gallery - Volume 3 (of 4)" by John Charles Dent
Says: So-and-so; Murder; Indicted (or something like that).
"Turns about Town" by Robert Cortes Holliday
Morgan, he felt, would do the same, but now, alas, Morgan was indicted for another murder, and afterward it would be too late.
"Sons and Fathers" by Harry Stillwell Edwards
There were three indictments against the prisoner, two for murder and one for arson.
"The Canadian Portrait Gallery Volume 3" by John Charles Dent
As soon as Mr. Hewlet died, complaint was entered to the Grand Jury against Godfrey and an indictment for murder found against him.
"Recollections of Windsor Prison;" by John Reynolds
The grand jury indicted Howard accordingly for murder in the first degree.
"Autobiography of Charles Clinton Nourse" by Charles Clinton Nourse
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In news:

Pleasant man indicted in federal court for allegedly murdering sister.
Daniel Fuller has been indicted in federal court for allegedly murdering his sister.
Husband of missing Miramar woman indicted on first-degree murder charge.
City man indicted on first-degree murder charge.
Sheriff's Office seeking to indict suspects in 2001 murder.
A Manhattan grand jury has indicted "G-Dep" for the 1993 murder that the hapless, Harlem-born rapper confessed to earlier this month.
A New Jersey man was indicted Wednesday on murder and kidnapping charges in connection with the city's most infamous missing-child case: the disappearance of 6-year-old Etan Patz as he walked to his school bus in SoHo in 1979.
Michael David Covington was indicted Wednesday on capital murder charges and could face the death penalty.
However, in late 2007, Buckner was indicted for Ashleigh's murder.
Janitor Indicted For Boone County Workplace Murder.
Karl Karlsen indicted on murder charges for the death of his son.
A Seneca County man was indicted Thursday on charges of second-degree murder and insurance fraud.
Five men indicted in 1996 kidnap -murder.
A Madison County grand jury has indicted a third person in the kidnapping and murder of a Richmond couple whose bodies were found buried in March after they had been missing for two years.
Loud -music slaying: Brevard man indicted on murder charge in fatal shooting of teen.
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