Divided Md. high court overturns battered wife’s murder conviction

A sharply divided Maryland high court on Monday split along gender lines in overturning the first-degree murder conviction and life sentence of a woman who hired a man to kill a husband she said physically, verbally and psychologically abused her for more than 25 years. In its 4-3 decision, the Court of Appeals said Karla …

from http://thedailyrecord.com/2017/08/07/court-of-appeals-battered-spouse-syndrome-murder-conviction/


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