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this day in crime history: august 8, 1962

On this day in 1962, Elizabeth Ann “Ma” Duncan was executed in the gas chamber at California’s San Quentin prison. Duncan had been convicted in 1958 for conspiracy to commit murder. 145 more words

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Bail Set At 1 Million Each For Mother, Son In Murder-For-Hire Plot

PLAINFIELD, N.H. (CBS/AP) – Bail has been set at $1 million each for an 83-year-old woman and her 63-year-old son, charged in a murder-for-hire plot involving a family member. 136 more words

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NC woman accused of trying to have husband killed in murder-for-hire plot

GASTONIA, N.C. — A North Carolina woman is accused of trying to hire someone to kill her husband, WSOC reports.

Jessica Philbeck, 31, was arrested and taken to jail after a man told police that she wanted to hire him to kill Thomas Pasour. 126 more words

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Dalia Dippolito Gets 16 Years In Prison For Trying To Kill Husband

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BOYNTON BEACH (CBSMiami/AP) — A former Florida escort who made headlines when her efforts to hire a hitman to kill her husband ended up on “Cops” was sentenced to 16 years in prison Friday. 643 more words

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Dippolito Found Guilty Of Attempted Hit Man Hire

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WEST PALM BEACH (CBSMiami/AP) — Jurors have found a former Florida escort guilty of trying to hire hit man to kill her newlywed husband. 802 more words

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Wife Accused In Infamous 'Murder For Hire' Case Faces 3rd Trial

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WEST PALM BEACH (CBSMiami/AP) — A Palm Beach woman accused of trying to hire a hitman to kill her husband is hoping the third time will be the charm as she heads to trial once again. 295 more words

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