Recent Examples of premeditate from the Web
The failure of Blanc's efforts didn't prevent prosecutors from attaching two counts of abusing a dead human body to the two counts of premeditated murder.
Cruz is now charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder.
Though seemingly not premeditated, they're now believed to be his first murder victims.
Prosecutors said Black planned to rob Casagrande, but his defense lawyers claimed the attack was not premeditated, and occurred after an argument erupted between him and Casagrande, according to KSL.
Broward Circuit Judge Elizabeth Scherer included a three-page letter from a Minnesotan this week in the court record of Cruz, 19, who faces 17 counts of premeditated murder.
The film’s extraordinary predictive realism was entirely premeditated, the result of Kubrick and Clarke’s questing, cerebral commitment to scientific and technical accuracy.
But jurors determined the state did not prove the other two aggravating factors: that the murder was especially heinous, atrocious or cruel; and that the crime was carried out in a cold, calculated and premeditated fashion.
Joshua David Boshell, 40, was charged Tuesday with premeditated first-degree murder in the 41A-2 District Court and booked in the Macomb County Jail, according to the county's Jail Inmate Locator.
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PREMEDITATE Defined for Kids
legal Definition of premeditate
- must premeditate the killing and deliberate about it
- —W. R. LaFave and A. W. Scott, Jr.
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