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Q: Is conspiracy to commit murder is the same charge as murder in nyc
Jack Richard Lebowitz
Jack Richard Lebowitz
answered on Oct 14, 2013

No they are different charges, but the conspiracy charge is a lot easier to prove and the penalties for conspiracy may be as serious as murder (well, perhaps almost as serious, one or two felony classes below murder, perhaps the same as negligent homicide). For murder, you need a dead body and... View More

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