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Murder of Unborn Child is not “Murder” for Purposes of Third-Degree Murder Sentence Enhancer

A statute mandating a life sentence for a defendant previously convicted of “murder” is not triggered by the defendant’s murder of an unborn child, the Pennsylvania Superior Court held in Com. v. Haynes.

By | 2017-05-19T22:51:26+00:00 October 27th, 2015|Categories: Criminal Law|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Murder of Unborn Child is not “Murder” for Purposes of Third-Degree Murder Sentence Enhancer