State Lawmakers Want To Boost Sanctions For Murder-For-HireProsecutors have just three years to bring murder-for-hire charges in Maryland. State lawmakers from both parties want to change that.
Woman Gets Life In Prison Plus 40 Years In Murder-For-Hire PlotA Baltimore County judge has sentenced a woman to life in prison for hiring a man to kill her husband at the family's gas station in Towson.
Accused Md. Cigarette Smuggler Charged In N.Y. Murder-For-Hire PlotAn accused leader of a major East Coast cigarette-smuggling ring is facing more charges: plotting from a New York City jail to get witnesses killed.
Baltimore Co. Woman Found Guilty Of First-Degree Murder For Hiring Hitman To Kill HusbandConvicted. A jury found the woman who admitted hiring the hitman that murdered her husband guilty of first degree murder.
Jury To Soon Decide Fate Of Baltimore County Woman In Murder-For-Hire Trial Right now a jury deliberates in the case of a Baltimore county woman who admits she hired the hitman that killed her husband.
Defense Rests; Closing Arguments In Murder-For-Hire Trial To Begin MondayThe woman who claims years of abuse drove her to hire a hitman to murder her husband continues her fight to avoid jail time.
Wife Accused Of Masterminding Murder-For-Hire Plot Takes The StandShe hired a hitman to shoot her husband in the head. Now Karla Porter takes the stand in her own murder trial to tell jurors why.
Woman In Murder-For-Hire Plot Makes 'Battered Spouse' DefenseShe's on trial for hiring a hitman to kill her husband. And Wednesday, jurors heard from Karla Porter herself as prosecutors played her videotaped confession to police.
Jury Selection Completed In Murder-For-Hire Plot; Opening Statements Begin TuesdayShe's accused of hiring a hitman to murder her husband in a case that stunned Baltimore County three years ago. Karla Porter is on trial at the Baltimore County courthouse, where jury selection has been completed.
Man Sentenced To Nearly 20 Years In Murder PlotA Baltimore man has been sentenced to nearly 20 years in prison for his part in a murder-for-hire plot involving an undercover agent.
Md. Woman Charged For Hiring Hitman To Murder Lover's WifeAnne Arundel County police say an Annapolis woman is facing charges in a murder-for-hire plot to kill the wife of her lover.
Man Accused Of Plotting To Kill His WifeA Maryland man has been charged with trying to hire a hit man in northern Virginia to kill his wife.