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01-27-2011, 11:16 AM
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Originally Posted by UseYourAllusion View Post
Attempted murder. So, basically, yes.
No, they are not:

http://www.criminaldefenselawyer.com...r-homicide.htm

Possible Penalties for Attempted Murder/Homicide

1. Federal incarceration of seventy (70) months up to one-hundred and (162 months)
2. Fines related to court costs, victim restitution, and others
3. Lifetime federal felony record
4. Civil litigation related to damages incurred by victims of attempted murder

http://www.criminaldefenselawyer.com...ral/murder.htm

Possible Penalties for Murder

* Jail time with life sentences with parole
* Jail time with life sentences without parole
* Capital crimes resulting in the possibility of the death sentence

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Two completely different things, and regarded as such in our laws.

It works the same way here. All penalties are consequences for your actions.

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