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Old 10-23-2018, 11:55 PM
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Originally Posted by TruCelt View Post
My point is that there would seem to be a statute specific to this crime. Which means that all the equivalencies being drawn to murder charges are false equivalencies.
Why?

The statute fiddles with names and definitions but in the end it is prosecuted and sentenced as a grievous crime. Not many things come with a 22 year jail sentence. Hell...you can find lots of people convicted of murder sentenced to less time.
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