Murder

  • Murder Laws in Texas: Types, Degrees, and Punishments

    … or she commits/attempts to commit a dangerous act that ultimately causes death to another person. Section 19.03 of the Texas Penal Code defines capital murder crimes. Under Texas law, a capital murder offense includes the commission of at least one offense as defined in the murder statute: The actor murders a fireman or peace officer who’s acting…

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  • Are Murder and Homicide the Same Thing?

    … Are Murder and Homicide the Same Thing? Posted by Matthew Sharp under Murder, Violent Crime January 20, 2016 Murder vs Homicide in Texas Most people are familiar with the terms murder and homicide. These terms are frequently used in criminal cases as well as in regular, day-to-day speech. But do these terms refer to the same action or do…

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