George Murdoch On Wednesday 29th of September 1983, two cyclist seen a taxi driver in trouble. He was being held down and strangled by a passenger of George Murdoch, 58. The cyclist sped off and called the police, from a nearby phone box, but when the police arrived it was too late George was dead. George had just finished a fare in the West End of Aberdeen, He picked up a man from the New Marcliffe it was a posh hotel. The man had been refused service as he was wearing jeans.
The Murder Trial of Biggie Smalls Rathbone, William Unit 7 Assignment CJ 101 Wallace Biggie was one of the most powerful rappers before getting murdered in drive by shooting in March of 1997. At time he was killed the police had many theories of why he got murdered on that day. The police had multiple suspects about who did it but wasn’t sure of who or why they murdered Biggie Smalls. On that day Biggie was on his way to the hotel from the music party. When his SUV came up to the stop light, he could hear someone call his name, so he rolled his back window down to see who that’s when he was shot multiple times in the torso and then the suspects drove away from the murder.
A Denver man was convicted of murder for randomly killing 3 people in a Walmart. The shooting happened on November 1st, 2017 and the man was arrested the next day. His name was Scott Ostrem, 47, and after he killed the people he fled the Walmart and the police looked for him through the night. The police says that the killing as random and there was no motive for the shooting. Scott killed two men and one woman near a cash register and all three victims were from Denver.
For the Application of the Criminal Justice System project of the Criminal Justice course, I chose the arrest of John Burke. This case is about the arrest and sentencing of John Burke who had shot and killed Joseph Ronan. Twenty-five year old John Burke agreed to meet with 22 year old Joseph Ronan at Ronans home, in Reading, Massachusetts on Monday, August 15, 2011 around 1pm, with the intent of purchasing Percocet pills. (Boston.com, 2013) However, shortly after entering Ronans home, Burke opened fire (News, 2011), and after shooting Joseph Ronan several times, with the belief that Ronan was involved in a robbery at Burkes apartment in April 2011 (Boston.com, 2013), fled the home. Ronans grandfather (Daniel, 2011), who had been in the home
Simmons picked up the gifts and then drove home to wait out the weekend. On Monday, December 28th, 1987 Simmons drove to Walmart in a car that had once belonged to his son, so that he could purchase a second gun. After he purchased the second gun he proceeded in killing his old coworkers, bosses, and acquaintances, or whom he referred to as “everyone who wanted to hurt me”, he then turned himself over to the Russellville police after they arrived. Simmons was then sent to the “Arkansas State Hospital” in Little Rock where he was given a competency evaluation by the staff psychiatrist Dr. Irving Kuo. Kuo stated that Simmons was sane and capable of standing trial.
Movie Review My Cousin Vinny My Cousin Vinny is a 1992 American comedy film directed by Jonathan Lynn. The film deals with two teenager’s people from New York travelling to Alabama who are placed on trial for a case associated to murder that they don’t really committed. They hired their cousin Vincent Gambini a Lawyer to defend them. Now here the movie stats two friends were driving namely Billy Gambini and Stan Rothenstein in between they stopped at a convenience store to buy a can of Tuna at the time of leaving the store they head a sound of gun, a clerk was short and Bill and Stan was arrested in reference with the murder, bill called his cousin Vincent Gambini, an attorney in the family who has no trial experience. Vinny always fool the Judge, as his 1st trial he has no knowledge regarding the court procedures and dress code.
According to the LA Times report on the Gardena Police Department shooting, this is what happen: The grainy videos, captured by cameras mounted in two patrol cars, show three men mistakenly suspected of stealing a bicycle standing in a street under the glare of police lights. With their weapons trained on the men, officers scream at them to keep their hands up. While two of the men in the videos remain motionless, Diaz Zeferino appears confused by the officers’ instructions. He drops and raises his arms repeatedly, showing the officers his hands and stepping backward and then forward a few paces. A laser dot from an officers’ pistol can be seen on his shirt.
On the night of April 20, 1980, James Autry, then 24, went into a convenience and shot the cashier, Shirley Drouet, 43, in the head over an argument about the price of the beer he was going to purchase. Autry then proceeded to turn the gun on the two witnesses in the store, killing one and leaving the other severely injured. Autry was only convicted for the death of Shirley and was sentenced to death. October 1983 was when his execution was to be carried out. As he was secured down to the gurney and a needle in his arm, his execution was interrupted when he was suddenly given a stay of execution.
In a previous scene that same police officer pulls over the same women and molests her on the side of the road in front of her husband pretending to pat her down for anything harmful she may have. This shows that a person has the ability to change. In addition, I also felt emotionally attached to the movie when the Persian man takes his gun and attempts to kill the Mexican person who came in to fix the Persian man’s store lock because he believed that the Mexican man cheated him. The Persian man determines where the Mexican man lived and goes there to kill the Mexican man. When the Persian man fires a shot the Mexican persons daughter jumps in to hug her father.